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New "Hobbit" Trailer Debuts, But It Lacks One Very Critical Element

The first look at The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug has a lot of excitement and sweet action. But where is BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH?!

1. Behold the first trailer, which contains many geek out-worthy elements:

2. Legolas versus Thorin

 

3. Evangeline Lilly as Tauriel!

4. This! Delightful!

5. Bard the Bowman has arrived. Luke Evans has a fantastic ‘stache

 

6. Thorin finally cutting loose and having fun

7. And a first look at Smaug the dragon

8. And Yet! And Yet! Nothing of Benedict Cumberbatch’s Voice!

 

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