Thatsmye Talks With Director Dome Karukoski About Tolkien


On Tuesday, May 7 Fathom Events and Fox Searchlight Pictures will be presenting a special one night only screening ahead of Tolkiens theatrical nationwide release on May 10 giving audiences the chance to see this much-anticipated film. The event will feature an exclusive live Q&A with stars Nicholas Hoult, Lily Collins and director Dome Karukoski, moderated by Tolkien super-fan Stephen Colbert host of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on CBS.

Tickets for “Tolkien: Live From the Montclair Film Festival With Stephen Colbert” can be purchased at and participating theater box offices nationwide.

“Tolkien” explores the formative years of the renowned author’s life as he finds friendship, courage, and inspiration among a fellow group of writers and artists at school. Their brotherhood strengthens as they grow up and whether love and loss together, including Tolkien’s tumultuous courtship of his beloved Edith Bratt, until the outbreak of the First World War which threatens to tear their fellowship apart. All of these experiences would later inspire Tolkien to write his famous Middle-earth novels.