1:00 pm | $6 MATINEE | R | 2h 1min | Biography, Drama, Music
An epic musical fantasy about the uncensored human story of Sir Elton John’s breakthrough years.
Rocketman is a 2019 biographical musical drama film based on the life of musician Elton John. Directed by Dexter Fletcher and written by Lee Hall, it stars Taron Egerton as John, with Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, and Bryce Dallas Howard. The film follows John’s early days as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music to his musical partnership with Bernie Taupin. The film is titled after John’s 1972 song “Rocket Man”.