Trailer: 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey'
J.R.R. Tolkien fans have waited a long time for this, and it is getting closer.
The first trailer for The Hobbit reveals some of the obstacles that await the legendary hobbit Bilbo Baggins on his quest.
In the story, Bilbo is chosen by wizard Gandalf to travel with 13 dwarves in an attempt to get their treasure back from a dragon named Smaug. The trailer shows some of the main protagonists of The Lord of the Rings, such as Galadriel, Elrond and Gollum.
The Peter Jackson-directed film starring Martin Freeman will launch a new trilogy set in Middle Earth, the fictitious world created by British fantasy pioneer J.R.R. Tolkien.
It is set to hit theatres worldwide mid-December, and the following chapters are scheduled for releases in December 2013 and July 2014.
Watch the trailer here: