The Hobbit blog #9 has been posted!  This takes a look at the post-production work, including CGI, foley artists, sound, and beards.  No, really, beards.

Anyway, I will give you a heads-up that some scenes may give a little bit of the storyline away, so if you’re someone who doesn’t like spoilers you’ve been warned!

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The final production video for “The Hobbit” has been released.

Titled “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Video #9,” Peter Jackson debuted the clip Friday night. Jackson walks fans through the post-production of the movie in the new video.

Jackson has been keeping fans up-to-date with the progress of the movie by releasing a series of these production videos on the movie’s Facebook page. The last clip, number eight in the series, was released on July 31.

Jackson has been especially vocal about the film as of late, responding to allegations of the mistreatment of animals on the movie’s set. The director released a statementrefuting the claims.

“The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” hits theaters Dec. 14.

The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey Video #9