|aThe Hobbit :|ban unexpected journey|h[videorecording] /|cNew Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures present a Wingnut Films production ; produced by Carolynne Cunningham ... [et al.] ; screenplay, Fran Walsh ... [et al.] ; director, Peter Jackson.
|aBurbank, Calif. :|bWarner Home Video ;|aTaipei :|bWei Han,|c2013.
|a1 videodisc (170 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aAdditional producers: Zane Weiner, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson.
|aAdditional screenplay writers: Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson, Guillermo Del Toro.
|aBased on the novel by J.R.R. Tolkien.
|aDirector of photography, Andrew Lesnie ; editor, Jabez Olssen ; music, Howard Shore.
|aIan McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, James Nesbitt, Ken Stott, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Elijah Wood, Andy Serkis, Aidan Turner.
|aThe first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One Ring.'
|aMPAA rating: PG-13; for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence, and frightening images.
|aTolkien, J. R. R.|q(John Ronald Reuel),|d1892-1973.|tHobbit.