3.5Respectful biopic

Tolkien

Tolkien (USA / 12A / 111 mins)   In short: Respectful biopic   Directed by Dome Karukoski. Starring Nicholas Hoult, Lily Collins, Patrick Gibson, Harry Gilby, Colm Meaney, Derek Jacobi.   The Plot: Long b...

Nicholas Hoult May Play Young J.R.R. Tolkien

Finnish director Dome Karukoski is set to take helm for ‘Tolkien,’ a biopic of legendary author ‘Hobbit’ and ‘Lord of the Rings’ author J.R.R. Tolkien that has Nicholas Hoult (‘X-Men,’ ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’) in talks to star. Penned by David Gleeson and Step...

TOM OF FINLAND Biopic In Development

London-based Protagonist Pictures announced, via ScreenDaily, that it is to handle worldwide sales for ‘Tom of Finland,’ a drama about the life of famed Finnish artist Touko Laaksonen. With Swedish filmmaker...