The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey
Directed By Peter Jackson
Screenplay By Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson, Guillermo del Toro
Cast Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage
Produced By Carolynne Cunningham, Fran Walsh, Zane Weiner, Peter Jackson
Film Editing By Jabez Olssen
Cinematography By Andrew Lesnie
Music By Howard Shore

New Line Cinema, MGM, WingNut Films


New Zealand



Release Date

December 12, 2012


169 Minutes

Rating PG-13
Distributed By

Warner Bros. Pictures

Budget $300,000,000
Gross $1,017,003,568
Based on The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien


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  • Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins
  • Ian McKellen as Gandalf the Grey
  • Richard Armitage as Thorin Oakenshield
  • Graham McTavish as Dwalin
  • Ken Stott as Balin
  • Aidan Turner as Kíli
  • Dean O'Gorman as Fíli
  • Mark Hadlow as Dori and Bert
  • Jed Brophy as Nori
  • Adam Brown as Ori
  • John Callen as Oin
  • Peter Hambleton as Gloin
  • William Kircher as Bifur
  • James Nesbitt as Bofur
  • Stephen Hunter as Bombur
  • Cate Blanchett as Galadriel
  • Hugo Weaving as Elrond
  • Christopher Lee as Saruman the White
  • Sylvester McCoy as Radagast the Brown
  • Ian Holm as an Bilbo Baggins
  • Elijah Wood as Frodo Baggins
  • Andy Serkis as Gollum
  • Manu Bennett as Azog the Defiler
  • Lee Pace as Thranduil
  • Barry Humphries as The Great Goblin
  • John Rawls as Yazneg
  • Bret McKenzie as Lindir
  • Michael Mizrahi as Thrain II
  • Jeffrey Thomas as Thror