For our discussion on the book check out episode #26: Luckily for Hobbits, Size Doesn’t Matter. For The Desolation of Smaug, check out episode #72: Never Tickle a Sleeping Dragon. For Battle of the Five Armies, check out episode #109: And a Hobbit with the One Ring.
Music: The Hobbit Rap by Mockstars
-Released Dec 13 in UK, Dec 14 in US
-Written by Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson and Guillermo del Toro
-Directed by Peter Jackson
-Starring Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage
-Other credited cast: Hugo Weaving (Elrond), Elijah Wood (Frodo), Cate Blanchett (Galadriel), Christopher Lee (Saruman), Andy Serkis (Gollum), Benedict Cumberbatch (Smaug/Necromancer), Ian Holm (Old Bilbo)
-Based on the novel by JRR Tolkien, covered on episode #26