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Books on Film:The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey


Director Peter Jackson returns to bring another J. R. R. Tolkien classic to the big screen with The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. People have been looking forward to the film since The Lord of the Rings trilogy began. The wait for this magical Tolkien tale will end soon when The Hobbit opens nation-wide on December 14. We all know the story … a curious Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman), journeys to the Lonely Mountain with a vigorous group of Dwarves to reclaim a treasure stolen from them by the dragon Smaug. This film is sure to be a thrilling cinematic adventure and also be a film classic in its own right in the years to come. How could you not enjoy a film with a character as lovable as Bilbo Baggins?


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Modified slightly from the post by rhkrista on the Random House blog, Random Revelations.