LOS ANGELES — Multiple movie studios passed on the opportunity to make “Rocketman,” an R-rated musical fantasia about Elton John’s hedonistic breakthrough years. Too gay. Too expensive. Too reliant on
Would it be giving Rocketman too much credit to assume that the filmmakers behind this Elton John biopic (who include executive producer Elton John) are at least faintly aware of their film’s hoariness?
Rocketman, the Elton John biopic that premiered at the Canne Film Festival last night, is being hailed as the first major studio film to depict a male gay sex scene on screen. The Paramount picture features
The Fantastical ‘Rocketman’ Is One Hell Of A Ride And Features A Remarkable Performance By Taron Egerton
In Rocketman, during Elton John’s triumphant debut at Los Angeles’ famed Troubadour, as John blasts out “Crocodile Rock,” gravity ceases to exist as John and the crowd start floating toward the ceiling.
Dir: Dexter Fletcher; Starring: Taron Egerton, Richard Madden, Bryce Dallas Howard, Stephen Graham, Jamie Bell, Harriet Walter, Tate Donovan, Gemma Jones. 15 cert, 121 mins. Like many of us here at the
Dexter Fletcher stepped in to finish directing the Queen biopic after Bryan Singer was fired Dexter Fletcher may have helped push Bohemian Rhapsody to its record-setting, Oscar-winning glory, but that
If you so much as turned on your TV this awards season, you know Bohemian Rhapsody's Lucy Boynton has a knack for livening up a red carpet. “She usually sends me a pic of her dress, and I ask how it makes