The Hobbit is now playing at Event Cinemas in Auckland.
The second in the amazing Peter Jackson directed trilogy, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, is not just lining the pockets of the movie producers, it is doing sensational things for New Zealand tourism.
Fans will be familiar with the plotline – in this installment the Dwarfs, Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains and Bilbo has gained the One Ring – they all continue their journey to get their gold back from the Dragon, Smaug.
It is rated M for violence and runs 161 minutes. It stars Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen and Richard Armitage.
Here is the official teaser… fantastic stuff!