The Abridged Cut

The Hobbit trilogy is now available as a single film, abridged to 3h47m. The Hobbit Abridged aims to keep the heart of Peter Jackson's trilogy, and remain as close to the book source material as possible.

Experience The Hobbit as a single adventure and a worthy prequel to The Lord of the Rings.


The clips above give a flavor for some of the editing decisions that shape the Abridged cut. Read about some of the thinking behind the editing process.

Learn more about what has been trimmed and what has been highlighted in The Hobbit Abridged.

Or jump in and watch the film!