A BrainPOP movie about hobbits? It’s no fantasy!
In the newest addition to BrainPOP UK, Tim and Moby introduce you to J. R. R. Tolkien, one of the most celebrated authors of all time.
Watch this movie to learn all about fantasy, a genre of literature with swords, sorcery, and strange beasts galore.
Journey to Middle-earth, Tolkien’s sprawling imaginary world and the setting for his epic tales.
Discover the beloved characters and enduring themes of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, and see how the popularity of these masterpieces helped put fantasy on the map as a legitimate literary genre.
We’ve mined the minds of the most dedicated LOTR fans to ensure the FYI is packed with interesting Tolkien facts. Learn about his love of language and where he took his greatest literary inspiration from: J.R.R. Tolkien FYI
Think you’re a Tolkien scholar already? Then why not test yourself with the POPquiz before watching the movie?
Don’t delay! Behind the walls of Mordor our enemy is regrouping: J.R.R. Tolkien POPquiz.