Faces & Names: Jackson reveals new ‘Hobbit’ title
The film formerly known as “The Hobbit: There and Back Again” has a new title.
Director Peter Jackson announced via his Facebook page on Thursday that “Again” will now be titled “The Battle of the Five Armies” when MGM and Warner Bros. release it later this year.
“Five Armies” marks the third and final film in Jackson’s “Lord of the Rings” prequel trilogy.
“Battle of the Five Armies” arrives in theaters Dec. 17.