This instalment gives audiences a peek into three dimensional film making and the ease with which 3D effects can now be achieved.
For those less technically inclined – there are also plenty of exciting glimpses at the new sets, actors and even a cameo appearance from Elijah Wood. Scream!
Jackson (who is beginning to look rather svelte) seems utterly absorbed in his virtual world, and says: “It is very important for the Hobbit that the same filmmakers had gone back into middle earth.”
It’s not ACTUALLY a real place Peter.