With "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" bombarding fans with red carpet premieres, still images, promotions, trailers, advertisements, posters, toys and video games, Peter Jackson's latest epic seems to be teetering on the edge between buzz and overkill. But no matter how much "Hobbit" hype we've already seen, there's something in the latest teaser trailer that still gets our blood pumping:
A dragon attack.
Yes, folks, get ready, because like a Los Angeles commuter, you're about to get an faceful of Smaug. With less than two weeks to go until "The Hobbit" hits theaters, Jackson is pulling out all the stops, so instead of more pastoral scenes of cute little hobbits talking about second breakfast, we're now being treated to images of legendary dragons laying waste to the world.
And frankly, we love it. So check it out, courtesy of YouTube. Because the journey may be unexpected, but you know what's even more unexpected? A bigass dragon: