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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (extended edition)

The name Desolation of Smaug refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see Desolation of Smaug (disambiguation).
Blu-ray cover of the Extended Edition
Preceded by:
An Unexpected Journey Extended Edition
The Hobbit Extended Edition
The Desolation of Smaug
Followed by:
The Battle of the Five Armies Extended Edition

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (extended edition) is an extended version of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. It has 25 minutes of additional footage added back into the film (bringing its total running time up to 186 minutes), as well as multiple documentaries about the making of the film as supplements.

DVD cover


[edit] Special Extended Edition (disc 1)

The first disc contains the extended version of the film with the following audio commentary:

NOTE: The film is split over 2 discs for both the DVD and Blu-ray 3-D editions; the breaking point coming between chapters 23 & 24 (the Blu-ray 3-D edition also contains the regular 2-D Blu-ray version of the film as disc 3).

[edit] New Scenes

  • 5. Queer Lodgings
  • 7. Where the Shadows Lie
  • 31. Son of Thrór

[edit] Extended Scenes

  • 1. The Quest for Erebor
  • 8. The Elven-gate
  • 9. Mirkwood
  • 21. The Master of Lake-town
  • 22. The World of Men
  • 25. The Prophecy
  • 26. A Warm Welcome
  • 27. The Parting of the Company
  • 28. The Lonely Mountain
  • 29. The Spell of Concealment
  • 35. The Enemy Revealed

[edit] The Appendices: Part Nine - Into the Wilderland: The Chronicles of The Hobbit - Part 2 (disc 2)**

  • Opening*
  • "A Warm Welcome" Documentary*
  • "Business of the State" Documentary*
  • "Shelter on the Long Lake" Documentary*
  • "In the Halls of the Elven-king" Documentary*
  • "Flies and Spiders" Documentary*
  • "Queer Lodgings" Documentary*
  • "On the Doorstep" Documentary*
  • "Inside Information" Documentary*
  • "Down the Swift, Dark Stream..." Documentary*
  • "Barrels Out of Bond" Documentary^
  • "A Chance Meeting" Documentary^
  • "Erebor Rekindled" Documentary^
  • "... Into the Fire" Documentary^
  • Credits*
Blu-ray 3-D cover

[edit] The Appendices: Part Ten - The Journey to Erebor (disc 3)^^

  • "Summoning Smaug: The Last of the Fire-drakes" Documentary^
    • The Last and First Dragon
    • Conversations with Smaug
    • Into the Dragon's Lair
  • "The Peoples and Denizens of Middle-earth" Documentaryº
  • "Realms of the Third Age: From Beorn's House to Lake-town" Documentaryº
  • "The Music of The Hobbit" Documentary^
    • Overture: Music of the Wilderland
    • 1st Movement: The World of Men
    • 2nd Movement: In the Halls of Erebor
  • Creditsº


* - Item is on disc 3 of DVD edition
^ - Item is on disc 4 of DVD edition
º - Item is on disc 5 of DVD edition
** - Is actually disc 4 of Blu-ray 3-D edition
^^ - Is actually disc 5 of Blu-ray 3-D edition

[edit] See also