Skip to comments.‘Hobbit’ trilogy confirmed by Peter Jackson, Internet rejoices
Posted on 07/30/2012 10:29:08 PM PDT by Altariel
Peter Jackson formally announced this afternoon that his take on The Hobbit originally envisioned as a two-part adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkiens tale will be a trilogy.
The Oscar-winning filmmaker who, as Smeagol scholars are well aware, directed the Lord of the Rings trilogy to much critical acclaim and financial success had hinted about a third Hobbit during a recent appearance at Comic-Con. But todays statement officially confirms that a third, not-yet-titled movie will follow The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and The Hobbit: There and Back Again. Part three of the Bilbo Baggins saga is slated for release in summer 2014. Unexpected Journey arrives this December.
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I think I will require duct tape as well. I may even write “Remove at your own risk” on it. :-)
I can just imagine a whole row of us, all going, “MMMMPHHHH! SSSSSSSSSSRRRRRRRNNNNG! GRRRRRRUUUHHHHH!” Maybe straitjackets would help ...
The adults could pass a flask with an appropriate beverage, but the kids will probably have to be both bribed and threatened!
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