Tolkien Estate Disavows Film Based on The Father of Fantasy

Tolkien Estate Disavows Film Based on The Father of Fantasy

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Ouch! The film based on the life of J.R.R. Tolkien, writer of The Lord of the Rings, won’t be released until May 10th, but the Tolkien estate has already disavowed the film.   Image Via Reddit   As per the Irish Examiner, the family released a statement  saying: The family of JRR Tolkien and the Tolkien Estate are aware of the Fox Searchlight motion picture entitled Tolkien that is due for release in May 2019. The family and the Estate wish to make clear that they did not approve of, authorise or participate in the making of this film. They …