The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - reviews

Hot Ticket Fri 13 Dec, AT 07:47

Middle-earth gets its mojo back with satisfying second instalment of Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy

Peter Jackson's Hobbit movie 'overblown and overlong'

First Reaction Mon 10 Dec, AT 10:35

Use of new digital film technology and bloated plot spoil first of three Hobbit movies, say critics

Gandalf in The Hobbit

The Hobbit film leaves fans with an unexpected sickness

One-Minute Read Sun 2 Dec, AT 12:33

Latest J.R.R. Tolkien adaptation was filmed at a higher frame rate, but the results have left viewers queasy

NZ's 'Mount Doom' set to erupt - hobbits told to stay away

One-Minute Read Mon 19 Nov, AT 11:20

Ruapehu, used to depict Mordor hell hole in the Lord of the Rings films, could be about to blow

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit film looks like 'a 70s soap opera' say critics

Talking Point Thu 26 Apr, AT 13:31

Director Peter Jackson speeds up projector for preview of new film, but critics are horrified

Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry backs plan to save Hobbit pub from Middle-earth

One-Minute Read Wed 14 Mar, AT 13:09

Actor accuses Hobbit rights owner of bullying in row over Southampton pub's name

Peter Jackson

Jackson to begin filming of The Hobbit at last

News Mon 7 Feb, AT 15:38

Lord of the Rings prequels to be made in New Zealand, beginning in March

Ian McKellen as Gandalf

Ian McKellen and Andy Serkis join Hobbit cast

News Tue 11 Jan, AT 14:17

Peter Jackson nearly has a full house as Elijah Wood and Cate Blanchett get on board for Rings prequel

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