“Tolkien” is a biopic that covers the life and times of the famous author of the same name. J.R.R. Tolkien is probably best known as the author of “The Hobbit” and “The Lord of the Rings.” These novels were first published between 1937 and 1949 then later turned into a successful movie franchise.
The “Tolkien” movie takes you through the formative years of this seminal author. It explores his life, his loves and the inspirations that made him world famous for his fantasy literature. It covers a wide range from his school days to his involvement in World War I.