J. R. R. Tolkien is one of the most famous names in fantasy literature thanks to his astonishing The Lord of the Rings trilogy and its prequel The Hobbit. Now it's time for the author himself to take center stage in an upcoming film simply titled Tolkien. Starring Nicholas Hoult, the movie follows Tolkien from his school days, where he formed unbreakable friendships with a group of fellow students to the role World War I played in shaping his writing. This period piece is set to give us an inside look into the man behind the books.
Release date: May 10