Rocketman
Director: 
Dexter Fletcher
Year: 
2019
Run Time: 
121 mins
Cast: 
Taron Egerton, Richard Madden, Bryce Dallas Howard, Jamie Bell

An epic musical fantasy about the uncensored human story of Sir Elton John’s breakthrough years.

"'Rocketman' is an unforgettable, emotional experience that raises the bar for biopics." - IGN

"What makes 'Rocketman' a gift of entertainment that keeps on giving is the brilliance of the musical numbers coupled with the complexity of the star’s portrayal." - Wall Street Journal

"'Rocketman' is Broadway razzle-dazzle of the best kind." - The Globe and Mail

"A sequin-encrusted delight. On paper it reads like a by-the-book biopic; on screen it explodes with the kind of colour and energy that only Elton John himself could invoke." - Empire

"John’s gifts are his songs, and with 'Rocketman,' his wonderful life gets a worthy, refreshing big-screen treatment." - USA Today

"Bursting with glitter, outsized emotions, and the sheer joy of both music and a life well-lived, this glammy musical is the gorgeous biopic Elton John deserves." - Common Sense Media


"It's whimsy, magic and metaphor." - Globe and Mail 

"Egerton gives a performance with such thrills and vulnerability, such charisma and pathos, that it's hard not to be wowed." - RogerEbert.com