The much anticipated prequel to the Lord of the Rings trilogy has emerged!  "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" will be the first of two films released to finish out the Lord of the Rings (LOTR) saga.  In this movie we follow Bilbo Baggins as he undergoes a journey that will change his life forever.  The journey will lead him to the ring of power and set up the plot of the rest of the LOTR Trilogy.

"The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" is scheduled to be released on December 14th, 2012.  After you're done watching the trailer, be sure to check out some pictures from the film here.