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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

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It's been nine long years since we last went on a quest to Middle Earth with Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings films, and now he’s taking us back to where the legend began with the first part of his epic new Hobbit trilogy! Bilbo Baggins and a band of dwarves set out on a journey to reclaim the Lonely Mountain, and on the way they’ll face goblins and orcs, wargs and giant spiders, and have their first encounter with Gollum and the One Ring. Martin Freeman (The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy) is Bilbo, and Benedict Cumberbatch (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) also joins the cast - which also sees the return of Ian McKellan, Cate Blanchett, Christopher Lee and Andy Serkis - in this absolutely unmissable adaptation of Tolkein’s masterpiece. 

Family Ticket Deal

Buy a ticket for four people for The Hobbit including at least one child under 16) for just £18 (2D) or £26 (3D)*. 

*valid for all screenings starting before 7.00pm. excludes Classic Circle seats. 

Whet your appetite for The Hobbit by watching all 3 of the original Lord Of The Rings films back to back at The Lord Of The Rings All Nighter on Saturday 8 December. For tickets click here.

All of our screenings of the film are playing at 24 frames-per-second.

Director(s): Peter Jackson   Country of Origin: New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States  Year: 2012  
BBFC Advice: 12A Parental supervision required for children under 12.  

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Brian Thompson said...

I was enthralled by this first installment, despite some negative reviews,It's great to be back in Tolkien/Jackson's Middle Earth! Will definitely be seeing it again, can't wait for 2 and 3

2 years ago

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