— Rated: PG-13 for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence, and frightening images
Running time: 2 hr 50 min
Cast: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Andy Serkis, Elijah Wood
Plot: In a story set in Middle-earth 60 years before “The Lord of the Rings,” Bilbo Baggins joins Gandalf and a band of dwarves on a treacherous quest to a distant mountain in this epic fantasy adventure adapted from J.R.R. Tolkien's beloved novel.