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     Want Hobbit Movie News? Hobbit Headlines of the Week!

Want Hobbit Movie News? Hobbit Headlines of the Week!

Hobbit Headlines for the period of 27th September - 04th October 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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28-SEP-2013

New pictures from The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug revealed in new German 2014 calendar. LS [Thread] [Source]

EMPIRE Winter Preview magazine features a new picture of Bilbo, and a small snippet of information for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. LS [Thread]

29-SEP-2013

Hi-resolution frame captures for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey now available from framecaplib.com. NS [Thread] [Source]

30-SEP-2013

Denny's launches 'The Search for Middle-earth's Greatest Fan' competition - the prize includes a two-night trip for two, including flights and hotel, to see The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug world premiere. NS [Thread] [Source]

News of a new trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug revealed on Twitter. NS [Thread] [Source] [Source 2]

Five new The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug artworks revealed in the run up to the new trailer. S! [Thread 1] [Thread 2]
- Bilbo and Dwarves picture
- Thranduil picture
- Bard, The Master, and Alfrid picture
- Gandalf picture
- Legolas and Tauriel picture
- All banners, without logos Thread

01-OCT-2013

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug trailer released online. Super S! [Thread] [Source]

Orlando Bloom and Ian McKellen on Today Show to advertise the new The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug trailer. S! [Thread] [Source] [Thread 2]

A number of TORn users provide screencaps from the new The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug trailer. S! [Thread] [Thread 2] [Thread 3] [Thread 4]

Royd Tolkien, great-grandson of J.R.R. Tolkien, confirms he has a cameo in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. NS [Thread] [Source]

High quality downloads of the The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug trailer now available. S! [Thread]

Short clips of Stephen Fry, Martin Freeman and Richard Armitage introducing The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug trailer. NS [Thread]

02-OCT-2013

EMPIRE magazine breakdown The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug trailer. S! [Thread] [Source]

Shortened version of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug trailer used as TV spot in the United States. NS [Thread] [TV Spot 1] [TV Spot 2]

03-OCT-2013

Backcover for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey extended edition DVD and blu-ray released. NS [Thread] [Source 1] [Source 2]

The Bridge Direct delay the release of Bolg figure due to changes in the final version of The Hobbit films. NS [Thread] [Source]

Warner Bros. releases "improved" version of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug trailer. S! [Thread] [Source]

04-OCT-2013

First clear film still of Beorn revealed in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 2014 diary. S! [Thread] [Source]

TORn also posts a high-resolution copy of Beorn/Mikael Persbrandt and Peter Jackson on the set at Beorn's Hall at Paradise, Glenorchy. S! [Thread]

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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
24th-07th June 2013
07th-14th June 2013
14th-22nd June 2013
22nd-28th June 2013
28th-05th July 2013
05th-12th July 2013
12th-19th July 2013
19th-26th July 2013
26th-02nd August 2013
02nd-12th August 2013
12th-23rd August 2013
23rd-30th August 2013
30th-13th September 2013
13th-20th September 2013
20th-27th September 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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