The official trailer has been released for the eagerly awaited movie The Hobbit: An unexpected Journey. The film is set for release in December and the trailer below gives us a glimpse into the world that Peter Jackson created in the Lord of the rings Trilogy with some previously unseen footage.

The adventure follows the journey of title character Bilbo Baggins, who is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor from the fearsome dragon Smaug. Bilbao Baggins is played by Martin Freeman in the film and will be joined by Ian McKellen Andy Sekis, hugo weaving, Elijah Wood and Cate Blanchett.

The film is released on 13th December 2012.

Watch the trailer