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Year: 2019
Original Title: Tolkien
Length: 112 minutes
Genre: Biography, Drama
Studios: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Distributor: 20th Century Fox
Age rating: Suitable for 12 years and over
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Release Dates

United Kingdom: May 03 2019

United States: May 10 2019

Ranking

Ranking: 268 out of 15,446 movies (up 125)

5,4

6.9 by 1 users

4.0 by Movie'n'co

5.4 by 5 media

Plot

A biopic film about J.R.R Tolkien younger days. The author that changed the history of fiction with 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit'. The film is about his adolescence (played by Harry Gilby) and youth along The Great War. Tolkien, is played most of the time by Nicholas Hoult, went to Pembroke College and tried to keep in touch with Edith Bratt (Lily Collins) meanwhile his legal guardian got angry (Colm Meaney). The film is directed by Dome Karukoski and written by David Gleeson y Stephen Beresford. 'Tolkien' will show the audience the influences and experiences that help Tolkien become one of the greatest authors in universal literature. The cast also features Genevieve O'Reilly and Pam Ferris.

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Cast Tolkien

Nicholas Hoult

Nicholas Hoult

J.R.R Tolkien

Lily Collins

Lily Collins

Edith Bratt

Colm Meaney

Colm Meaney

Father Francis Morgan

Anthony Boyle

Anthony Boyle

G.B. Smith

Patrick Gibson

Patrick Gibson

R.Q. Gilson

Tom Glynn-Carney

Tom Glynn-Carney

Christopher Wiseman

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Trivia Tolkien

Second film in which Nicholas Holt portrays an author, after being J.D. Salinger in 'Rebel in the Rye'.

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