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Want Hobbit Movie News? Hobbit Headlines of the Past Two Weeks!



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Jun 7 2013, 11:59am


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     Want Hobbit Movie News? Hobbit Headlines of the Past Two Weeks!

Hobbit Headlines for the period of 24th May - 07th June 2013.

Please see below for classification of spoilers:

S! - Spoiler! (Warning - you will be spoiled by opening the link)
LS - Limited Spoilers (Tidbits and snippets, no hard spoilers)
NS - No Spoilers (No spoilers contained whatsoever)

***Please note: Now that The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey has been released worldwide, spoiler tags for news relating solely to The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will no longer be used (they will all be marked with "NS"). This includes any DVD news, behind the scene footage, commentaries, DVD/radio/TV/magazine interviews, screen-captures, promotional pictures and posters, any "making of" documentaries and videos, featurettes, merchandise, trailers, clips, tie-in material (books etc.), and so on. Spoiler tags will now only be used for stories relating to The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, The Hobbit: There and Back Again, and extended editions for all three films.***

You have been warned!

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25-MAY-2013

Total Film interview Evangeline Lilly on her upcoming role in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. LS [Thread] [Source]

28-MAY-2013

The Guardian speak to Viggo Mortensen on why he turned down a role in The Hobbit. (Likely out-dated interview) NS [Thread] [Source]

29-MAY-2013

Popcorn Taxi upload 25 minute interview with Richard Armitage on to Youtube. LS [Thread] [Video]

31-MAY-2013

Pre-order HaperCollins' Tolkien Calendar 2014 - featuring Smaug; and a new illustrated version of The Hobbit now. NS [Thread] [Tolkien calendar pre-order] [Illustrated book pre-order]

Small samplers of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey soundtrack played on Pandora One. NS [Thread]

02-JUN-2013

The Hobbit cast members take part in panel at this years Armageddon Expo - provide small teasers for upcoming films. LS [Thread] [Source]

03-JUN-2013

The Hobbit trilogy trading cards (by Crytozoic Entertainment) coming early 2014. NS [Thread] [Source]

A new trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug coming soon. NS [Thread 1] [Thread 2]

04-JUN-2013

The Hobbit films draw in increased tourism, report Tourism New Zealand. NS [Thread] [Source]

05-JUN-2013

Entertainment Weekly exclusive interview with Evangeline Lilly - "there are going to be people who will totally hate Tauriel". New promotional picture of Tauriel also included. LS [Thread] [Interview] [Picture]

06-JUN-2013

New trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug approved and rated by BBFC and Alberta film ratings - running time of 2 minutes and 1 second. NS [Thread] [Source - BBFC] [Source 2 - Alberta film ratings]

New trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug possibly debuting on Youtube on 12th June 2013. NS [Thread] [Source]

07-JUN-2013

Stuff.co.nz article on recent re-shoots and pick-up filming in Wellington for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and The Hobbit: There and Back Again. LS [Thread] [Source]

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For a comprehensive collection of all released (and leaked(!)) pictures and screenshots, see TORn user DarkJackal's website:

- Hobbit Photo Gallery
- Screencaps from trailers, video blogs and TV spots

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Previous Hobbit Headlines:

12th-01st March 2013
01st-08th March 2013
08th-15th March 2013
15th-22nd March 2013
22nd-30th March 2013
30th-05th April 2013
05th-13th April 2013
13th-20th April 2013
20th-03rd May 2013
03rd-10th May 2013
10th-17th May 2013
17th-24th May 2013

Please PM Xanaseb or I if you have any questions, suggestions or ideas. Please notify us if any Hobbit movie news has been omitted. All links working at time of posting.

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