The Hobbit: An Unexpected JourneyOscar Nominee Verified Runtime: 169 minutes
From the smallest beginnings come the greatest legends.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is a adventure film released in 2012. It is based on the book "The Hobbit" by Tolkien, J.R.R.. . The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was released as a sequel to the 2001 film The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring. The film stars Ian McKellen as Gandalf, Martin Freeman as Bilbo and Richard Armitage as Thorin. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was produced for $180,000,000. Since it's release it has grossed over $303,000,000 in ticket sales.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences in three categories. It was an Oscar nominee for makeup and hairstyling , production design and visual effects.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Photos
Rock and Pillar Range, Otago, New Zealand
Eweburn Station, Te Anau, New Zealand
Braemar Station, Tekapo, New Zealand
Piopio, Waikato, New Zealand
Earnslaw Burn, Glenorchy, Otago, New Zealand
Hinuera Valley, Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand
Lake Pukaki, Canterbury, New Zealand
Mangaotaki, Waikato, New Zealand
Mount Ruapehu, Tongariro National Park, Central Plateau, New Zealand
Paradise, Glenorchy, Otago, New Zealand
Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire, England, UK
Stone Street Studios, Stone Street, Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand
Strath-Taieri, Dunedin, New Zealand
Tongariro National Park, Central Plateau, New Zealand
Wellington, New Zealand