Taron Egerton is Elton John in Rocketman, an epic musical fantasy about the uncensored human story of Sir Elton John’s breakthrough years
There’s an interesting theatrical feel to Lee Mack’s screenplay and Dexter Fletcher’s direction of this Elton John approved film about the singer’s early life.
Matthew McConaughey, who plays the lead, in this film, was a real pin-up boy not so many years back. Perhaps the best thing in this rather dull film is McConaughey’s look: he allows himself to appear with a partly bald head and greasy straggly hair and a paunch.
The album features 3 original songs written for the film including “Nobody Knows” performed by the Lumineers, the end credit track “Something Wild” by electronic violinist Lindsey Stirling featuring Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness and “The Dragon Song” performed by Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy.
$500m on it’s Opening Weekend It was always going to be a monster hit, and certainly no dinosaur when it came to the box office, but we’re guessing not even the filmmakers themselves knew what a gigantic hit Colin Trevorrow‘s Jurassic World was going to be. The latest film in Steven Spielberg’s (serving here as executive producer) classic creature feature franchise has beaten all box office records to become...