The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Extended Edition is now available
One great thing Peter Jackson has always done well is providing great “extended” content for fans. The Hobbit is no exception. Released on October 22 (Digital Download) was The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Extended Edition, which features 13 minutes of extra film footage. Not only that, but the extended version also includes 9 HOURS of new bonus features, which is surely enough to get you caught up to speed prior to the December 13th release of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. The Blu-ray edition will be released on November 5th.
So get your popcorn ready and a nice couch, because once again, Peter Jackson is about to take us on a great ride.
We will be giving away a free copy of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Extended Edition in a Halloween (Hobbit Character) look alike contest we will be having. Stay tuned for more details Below is the official WB release with more detailed information:
“The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Extended Edition” from Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson is available NOW on iTunes in the US with the rest of the world rolling out starting yesterday. A production of New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, this new cut includes 13 minutes of extra film footage that extends individual scenes, making this the must-see, definitive version for fans. “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Extended Edition” on iTunes includes exclusive early access to nearly nine hours of new special features as part of iTunes Extras*.
All-new special features on the iTunes release includes:
· New Zealand: Home of Middle-earth
· THE APPENDICES PART 7 – A LONG-EXPECTED JOURNEY: The Chronicles of The Hobbit
· THE APPENDICES PART 8 – RETURN TO MIDDLE-EARTH
The Appendices is a multi-part chronological history of the filming of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, covering pre-production in the various departments of the film in the months leading up to the start of principal photography, the boot camp training for the main cast, the work done on set chronologically through the three shooting blocks and in the world of its digital effects.
To learn more, visit the iTunes at www.itunes.com/hobbit.