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New 'Hobbit' Spot Offers a Glimpse of Smaug, The Dragon That Flaps Its Wings Like Sherlock


Here's the latest TV spot for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, with a first, fleeting look at Smaug, the CGI dragon voiced and motion-capture-acted by star Martin Freeman's Sherlock chum Benedict Cumberbatch. And for those less impressed with a British dragon: there is also a hug.

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