The Soviet Hobbit…

How to be a Retronaught have found a set of images from the version of the Hobbit published in the USSR in 1976. I think I recognise all the characters but it’s really strange seeing characters that I picture one way (Thank you Rankin Bass) in a completely different light as interpreted by a different culture’s artists.

Via  How to be a Retronaut via English Russia

Images Videos and more after the break…

Also on the English Russia Site was a set of videos of a Russian Film/Theater adaptation of The Hobbit which I seem to be having issues embedding but you can see on their site. I have found another Russian version of The Hobbit on youtube…

Nothing like the Hobbit that I grew up with:

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