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|Distributor||Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures|
|Released||3 May 2019|
Tolkien is a 2019 biographical drama film depicted J.R.R. Tolkien's early life in Birmingham and King Edward's School, as an undergraduate at Oxford and serving in the Great War. Directed by Dome Karukoski, the film stars Nicholas Hoult as Tolkien, Lily Collins as Edith Bratt, Colm Meaney as Father Francis Morgan, and Derek Jacobi as Professor Joseph Wright. That was released by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures in the United Kingdom on 3 May 2019 and in the United States on 10 May 2019. The film received mixed reviews from critics and grossed $7 million worldwide on a $20 million budget.
|Nicholas Hoult||J. R. R. Tolkien|
|Lily Collins||Edith Bratt|
|Colm Meaney||Father Francis Morgan|
|Derek Jacobi||Prof. Joseph Wright|
|Anthony Boyle||Geoffrey Bache Smith|
|Patrick Gibson||Robert Q. Gilson|
|Tom Glynn-Carney||Christopher Wiseman|
|James MacCallum||Hilary Tolkien|
|Harry Gilby||young Tolkien|
|Mimi Keene||young Edith Bratt|
|Adam Bregman||young Geoffrey Smith|
|Albie Marber||young Robert Gilson|
|Ty Tennant||young Christopher Wiseman|
|Guillermo Bedward||young Hilary Tolkien|
|Pam Ferris||Mrs. Faulkner|
|Craig Roberts||Private Sam Hodges|
|Laura Donnelly||Mabel Tolkien|
|Genevieve O'Reilly||Mrs. Smith|
|Owen Teale||Headmaster Gilson|
Some weeks before its released, the Tolkien Estate "wished to make clear that they did not approve of, authorise or participate in the making of this film", and that "they do not endorse it or its content in any way".