Behold the latest trailer for The Hobbit! It's brimming with new scenes, most notably Bilbo Baggins' riddle olympiad with Gollum. That anthropomorphic sack of unpleasant sure does drive a hard bargain. (I'm secretly praying that "The Precious" is rebooted to be Hat FM.) The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey hits theaters…
If you were one of the many New York Times readers (understandably) frustrated with some of the inaccurate coverage in last week's sports section, fear not: The Times has apologized for writing that Orcrist the Goblin Cleaver was Bilbo's sword.
We're not sure whether to believe this rumor — because, honestly, who in their right mind would turn down The Hobbit? Martin Freeman would have been a particularly inspired casting decision as Bilbo Baggins, too.
Finnish author-illustrator Tove Jansson is primarily known for creating the beloved Moomin children's series, but she also illustrated the 1962 Swedish edition of The Hobbit. Take a gander at Jansson's whimsical renditions of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic.