Motion Poster for THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG Announces Blu-ray Release

The Hobbit TDOS banner Gandalf wide

If you don’t give and get spring baskets of goodies every year, maybe it’s time to start a new tradition, because Warner Bros. has announced that The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug will be released as a 3D Blu-ray + Blu-ray + DVD + UltraViolet Combo Pack on April 8, and nothing says “Happy Spring!” like dwarves and dragons.

To celebrate, Warner Bros Online has released this very cool 30-second motion poster:

Motion Poster: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – Blu-ray Release

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is available 4/8/14 on 3D Blu-Ray at the WB Shop

The dwarves, along with Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf the Grey, continue their quest to reclaim Erebor, their homeland, from Smaug. Bilbo Baggins is in possession of a mysterious and magical ring.

Isn’t that description adorable? Ooo, a magical ring, I wonder what that’s all about?!

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, starring Ian McKellenMartin FreemanAndy SerkisRichard ArmitageCate Blanchette, Elijah Wood, Hugo Weaving, Sylvester McCoyAidan TurnerGraham McTavishJohn CallenKen Stott, Mikael Persbrandt, Ryan Gage, Jed Brophy, William Kircher, Stephen Hunter, Ian HolmStephen FryRyan Gage, Conan Stevens, Orlando Bloom, Luke Evans, Evangeline Lilly, Barry Humphries and Benedict Cumberbatch releases as a 3D Blu-ray + Blu-ray + DVD + UltraViolet Combo Pack on April 8.

The Hobbit: There and Back Again hits theaters on December 17, 2014.

Erin Willard
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