While our readers are already talking about this movie in the comments section of our The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug review, this is the place where you can discuss The Desolation of Smaug spoilers without concerns about ruining the movie for people who haven’t seen it yet.

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For an in-depth discussion of the film by the Screen Rant editors check out our The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug episode of the SR Underground podcast.

We’ve set up a poll below where you can rate The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug for yourself. Other than that, feel free to discuss the film and all its surprises!

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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug runs 161 minutes and is Rated PG-13 for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence, and frightening images. Now playing in 2D, 3D, and 3D HFR theaters.