Middle Earth fans' year-long wait for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug comes to an end tonight, with this highly-anticipated sequel debuting in sneak preview and midnight screenings. Warner Bros. has released yet another poster, which demonstrates how truly massive the dragon Smaug really is. While Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) stands atop a pile of gold, Smaug's eye alone is far bigger than this diminutive hobbit. Will Bilbo be able to slay this massive beast? Find out when director Peter Jackson's sequel hits theaters later tonight.
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug was released December 13th, 2013 and stars Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ken Stott, Graham McTavish, William Kircher, James Nesbitt, Stephen Hunter. The film is directed by Peter Jackson.