Watch Tolkien (2019) : Movies Trailer England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong bond between them as they share the same passion for literature and art, a true fellowship that strengthens as they grow up, but the outbreak of World War I threatens to shatter it.
Fox Searchlight Pictures, TSG Entertainment, Chernin Entertainment
United States of America
Nicholas Hoult, Lily Collins, Colm Meaney, Derek Jacobi, Harry Gilby, Mimi Keene, Anthony Boyle, Adam Bregman, Patrick Gibson, Albie Marber, Tom Glynn-Carney
world war i, male friendship, biography, based on a true story, coming of age, mentor protégé relationship, boys' school, troubled relationship, birmingham, male writer, boys club, edwardian england, early 1900s, domenica,