'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug'

Those who purchased the Blu-ray and DVD combo pack of "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" received a special access code to watch Peter Jackson previewing the second installment in the franchise, "The Desolation of Smaug" (December 13). Six minutes of that preview have now been released online -- watch below.

Included in the video are behind-the-scenes material from the upcoming film, and a sneak peek at new characters, including Bard the Bowman (Luke Evans) and Elf warrior Tauriel (Evangeline Lilly).