The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
- Release Date: 13 December 2013 (USA)
- Genres: Action, Adventure, Adaptation, Sequel, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
- Production Co: Warner Bros. Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, MGM, New Line Cinema, WingNut Films
- Directors: Peter Jackson
- Writer: Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson, J. R. R. Tolkien
- Stars: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Cate Blanchett, Orlando Bloom, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Evangeline Lilly, John Bell, Jed Brophy, Adam Brown, John Callen, Benedict Cumberbatch, Luke Evans, Stephen Fry, Ryan Gage, Mark Hadlow, Peter Hambleton, Stephen Hunter, William Kircher, Sylvester McCoy, Graham McTavish, Michael Mizrahi, James Nesbitt, Dean O'Gorman, Lee Pace, Mikael Persbrandt, Ken Stott, Aidan Turner
The second in a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug continues the adventure of the title character Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) as he journeys with the Wizard Gandalf (Ian McKellan) and thirteen Dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage) on an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor.