The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

December 18, 2014
Directed by: Peter Jackson; Starring: Christian Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage; Genre: Adventure | Fantasy; Age: +12; Time: 144min
“The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,” the third in a trilogy of films, brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor as Bilbo’s frantic attempts to make him see reason drives the Hobbit towards a desperate and dangerous choice. But there are even greater dangers ahead. Bilbo finds himself fighting for his life and the lives of his friends in the epic Battle of the Five Armies, as the future of Middle-earth hangs in the balance.