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The hobbit : an unexpected journey  Cover Image DVD DVD

The hobbit : an unexpected journey / Warner Bros. Pictures ; New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures present ; a Wingnut Films production ; directed by Peter Jackson ; screenplay by Fran Walsh & Philippa Boyens & Peter Jackson & Guillermo Del Toro ; produced by Carolynne Cunningham, Zane Weiner, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson.

Jackson, Peter, 1961- (director,, screenwriter,, producer.). Walsh, Fran, 1959- (screenwriter,, producer.). Boyens, Philippa, (screenwriter.). Toro, Guillermo del, 1964- (screenwriter.). Cunningham, Carolynne, (producer.). Weiner, Zane, (producer.). Emmerich, Toby, (producer.). Kamins, Ken, (producer.). McKellen, Ian, (actor.). Freeman, Martin, 1971- (actor.). Armitage, Richard, 1971- (actor.). Nesbitt, James, 1965- (actor.). Stott, Ken, 1955- (actor.). McCoy, Sylvester, 1943- (actor.). Humphries, Barry, 1934- (actor.). Blanchett, Cate, 1969- (actor.). Holm, Ian, 1931-2020 (actor.). Lee, Christopher, 1922-2015 (actor.). Weaving, Hugo, 1960- (actor.). Wood, Elijah, 1981- (actor.). Serkis, Andy, (actor.). Turner, Aidan, 1983- (actor.). O'Gorman, Dean, (actor.). McTavish, Graham, (actor.). Brown, Adam, 1980- (actor.). Hambleton, Peter, 1960- (actor.). Callen, John, (actor.). Hadlow, Mark, (actor.). Brophy, Jed, (actor.). Kircher, William, (actor.). Hunter, Stephen (Actor), (actor.). Pace, Lee, 1979- (actor.). Cumberbatch, Benedict, 1976- (actor.). Bennett, Manu, 1969- (actor.). Stevens, Conan, (actor.). Thomas, Jeffrey, 1945- (actor.). Lesnie, Andrew, 1956-2015 (director of photography.). Hennah, Dan, (production designer.). Olssen, Jabez, (editor of moving image work.). Maskrey, Ann, (costume designer.). Taylor, Richard (Special effects designer), (costume designer.). Buck, Bob (Costume designer), (costume designer.). Shore, Howard, (composer (expression)). Finn, Neil, 1958- (performer.). Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973 Motion picture adaptation of (work): Hobbit. (Added Author). Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ), (production company.). New Line Cinema Corporation (production company.). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, (production company.). WingNut Films (Firm), (production company.). Warner Home Video (Firm), (publisher.). Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, James Nesbitt, Ken Stott, Sylvester McCoy, Barry Humphries, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Elijah Wood, Andy Serkis, Aidan Turner, Dean O'Gorman, Graham McTavish, Adam Brown, Peter Hambleton, John Callen, Mark Hadlow, Jed Brophy, William Kircher, Stephen Hunter, Lee Pace, Benedict Cumberbatch, Manu Bennett, Conan Stevens, Jeffrey Thomas, Mike Mizrahi. (Cast).

Summary

Summary:

The first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One ring.' Includes bonus features.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9780780695009
  • ISBN: 0780695003
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (169 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 2-disc special ed.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2013]

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Based on the novel by J.R.R. Tolkien.
DVD release of the 2012 motion picture.
Special features: New Zealand : home of Middle-earth; Video blogs: #1 Start of production (April 14, 2011), #2 Location scouting (July 9, 2011), #3 Shooting block one (July 21, 2011), #4 Filming in 3D (November 4, 2011), #5 Locations part 1 (December 24, 2011), #6 Locations part 2 (March 2, 2012), #7 Stone St. Studios tour (June 6, 2012), #8 Wrap of principal photography (July 24, 2012), #9 Post-production overview (November 24, 2012), #10 Wellington world premiere (December 14, 2012); Theatrical trailers; Game trailers.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. The Hobbit -- disc. 2. Special features.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; production designer, Dan Hennah ; edited by Jabez Olssen ; costume designers, Ann Maskrey, Richard Taylor, Bob Buck ; music composed, orchestrated & conducted by Howard Shore ; armour, weapons, creatures and special makeup, Richard Taylor ; featuring "Song of the Lonely Mountain" performed by Neil Finn ; executive producers, Alan Horn, Toby Emmerich, Ken Kamins, Carolyn Blackwood.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, James Nesbitt, Ken Stott, Sylvester McCoy, Barry Humphries, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Elijah Wood, Andy Serkis, Aidan Turner, Dean O'Gorman, Graham McTavish, Adam Brown, Peter Hambleton, John Callen, Mark Hadlow, Jed Brophy, William Kircher, Stephen Hunter, Lee Pace, Benedict Cumberbatch, Manu Bennett, Conan Stevens, Jeffrey Thomas, Mike Mizrahi.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence, and frightening images.
System Details Note:
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen (16x9) presentation ; dual-layer format ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish, with optional subtitles in English SDH, French or Spanish; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973 > Film adaptations.
Baggins, Bilbo > Drama.
Gandalf > Drama.
Baggins, Bilbo.
Gandalf.
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973.
Middle Earth (Imaginary place) > Drama.
Hobbits (Fictitious characters) > Drama.
Treasure troves > Drama.
Wizards > Drama.
Dwarfs > Drama.
Baggins, Bilbo (Personaje literario)
Hobbits (Personaje literarios)
Dwarfs.
Hobbits (Fictitious characters)
Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
Treasure troves.
Wizards.
Baggins, Bilbo (Fictional character) > Fiction.
Middle Earth (Imaginary place) > Fiction.
Wizards > Fiction.
Dwarfs > Fiction.
Dragons > Fiction.
Good and evil > Fiction.
Closed caption video recordings.
Genre: Feature films > United States.
Feature films > New Zealand.
Action and adventure films.
Drama.
Fantasy films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Fantasy films.
Action and adventure films.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films > United States.
Feature films > New Zealand.

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