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Tolkien's Road (2014)

The magical journey that lead J.R.R. Tolkien through the trauma of WWI and helped him to recapture his own voice so he could write his first novel, The Hobbit.

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Nye Green

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Nye Green, Nye Green

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Casey E. Lewis ... J.R.R. Tolkien
Peter Donald Badalamenti II ... The Hobbit
Alexander Rupert Green ... C.S. Lewis (as Alexander Green)
Justin Sorvillo ... Geoffry B. Smith
Peter Xifo ... The Wizard
Daniel Kincaid Daniel Kincaid ... The Ranger
Robert L. Wilson ... The Great Shadow
Robyn Heller Robyn Heller ... Edith Tolkien
Elle Newlands Elle Newlands ... Elven Woman
Samuel Aidan Shaool Samuel Aidan Shaool ... Christopher Tolkien
Gregory Shelby ... Robert Gilson
Steven Peterson Steven Peterson ... Thomas 'Tea Cake' Barnsley (as Steve Petersen)
Vance Wells ... Mr. Fletcher
Jason Chacon ... Surveyor 1
Charlie Mount Charlie Mount ... Surveyor 2
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The story of J.R.R. Tolkien's journey that lead him to write his first book "The Hobbit." But before he can bring the world of Middle-Earth to life he must overcome the trauma of fighting in WWI and find his voice again. Tolkien's imagination comes to life everywhere he looks in the form of Elves, Dwarves and Dragons. But it is when he meets the Hobbit that he is transported on a journey of self discovery which will change himself and the world of literature forever. Written by Nye Green

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The Journey that Changed Literature Forever

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Language:

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Release Date:

12 April 2014 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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$25,000 (estimated)
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