New Hobbit Poster Unveiled

A new poster for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey has been revealed, showing Bilbo holding a sword and looking like he’s ready to use it. The new poster’s release was in celebration of “Hobbit Day,” September 22, Bilbo and Frodo’s shared birthday. Check it out below!

Bilbo carrying a sword

Also in honor of Hobbit Day, Andy Serkis, who plays Gollum, read excerpts from The Hobbit at Fulham Palace Gardens in London. You can watch a clip from the reading here:

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will be released on December 14.

Do you like the new poster? Can’t wrap your head around the idea of Gollum’s creepy rasp coming from such a cheerful looking guy? Tell us your thoughts in the comments below!