The hobbit : an unexpected journey

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Extended edition., three-disc Blu-ray edition.
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3 videodiscs (182 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. 


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Extended edition., three-disc Blu-ray edition.


General Note
Disc 1 contains the extended edition of the feature film, plus the filmmakers' commentary, and the featurette New Zealand: home of Middle-earth; disc 2 contains the multipart chronological making-of featurette The appendices part 7, a long-expected journey : the chronicles of The hobbit, part 1; disc 3 contains the featurette The appendices part 8, return to Middle-earth, that presents the characters and backgrounds of the five families of Dwarves and the actors portraying them.
General Note
"Based on the novel by J.R.R. Tolkien."
General Note
Videodisc release of the 2012 motion picture.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; production designer, Dan Hennah ; edited by Jabez Olssen ; music composed, orchestrated & conducted by Howard Shore.
Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, James Nesbitt, Ken Stott, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Elijah Wood, Andy Serkis.
The first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One ring.'
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence, frightening images and fleeting nudity.
System Details
Blu-ray; 1080p High Definition; widescreen version, 16x9 2.4:1 aspect ratio; DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 (English feature film), Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Feature film: In English, French, or Portuguese with optional subtitles in French, Portuguese, Spanish; optionally subtitled in English for the hearing impaired (SDH); bonus material may only have English dialogue and may not be subtitled.
Academy Award Nomination 2012 Makeup and Hairstyling.
Academy Award Nomination 2012 Production Design.
Academy Award Nomination 2012 Visual Effects.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Jackson, P., Walsh, F., Boyens, P., Toro, G. d., Cunningham, C., Weiner, Z., Lesnie, A., Olssen, J., Hennah, D., McKellen, I., Freeman, M., Armitage, R., Nesbitt, J., Stott, K., Blanchett, C., Holm, I., Lee, C., Weaving, H., Wood, E., Serkis, A., Shore, H., & Tolkien, J. R. R. 1. The hobbit: an unexpected journey (Extended edition., three-disc Blu-ray edition.).

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Peter Jackson et al.. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. .

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Peter Jackson et al.. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey .

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Jackson, Peter, et al. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Extended edition., three-disc Blu-ray edition.,

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