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‘Tolkien’ focuses on Catholic author’s love of language, medieval imagery

‘Tolkien’ focuses on Catholic author’s love of language, medieval imagery

| Kurt Jensen | May 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

The necromancer Sauron, the archvillain of “The Lord of the Rings,” makes a cameo appearance in director Dome Karukoski’s “Tolkien.” He looms over the Battle of the Somme in World War I as if he were at home in his realm of Mordor and the bloody conflict had all been his idea.

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