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The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies

December 17, 2014 - NEW ZEALAND

The final instalment in Peter Jackson's Hobbit trilogy "The Hobbit" Battle of the Five Armies", starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Cate Blanchett and Ian McKellen, is due to be released.

It will be released in the U.S. on December 17, 2014 and in the UK, December 12, 2014. The première will be held in Wellington, New Zealand, on a date to be confirmed.

The Hobbit trilogy of epic fantasy adventures films is based on the 1937 novel The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien. Shot in New Zealand the film takes place in the fictional world of Middle-earth and follow hobbit Bilbo Baggins' quest with thirteen dwarves to reclaim the Lonely Mountain from the dragon Smaug.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Date written/update: 2013-11-20