Rocketman

  • Bromance or Romance? Richard Madden Doesn't Say

    (EDGE) Richard Madden is having quite a year, winning a Golden Globe for his performance in the Netflix-import "The Bodyguard," and currently winning accolades for his performance as Elton John's manipulative love interest in "Rocketman," which did quite well at the box office this weekend.

  • How Steamy is the Sex Scene in Elton John Biopic 'Rocketman?'

    (EDGE) "What steamy sex scene?" That was the response by someone who watched the special Fandango screening of "Rocketman" on Saturday about the sex scene between Taron Egerton and Richard Madden in the Elton John biopic, due out on May 31.

  • Russia Censors ‘Rocketman’ Gay Sex Scenes

    The Russian-language version of the Elton John biopic “Rocketman” removed “all” gay sex and kissing scenes, as well as some drug use scenes, according to the Moscow Times.

  • Screen Savor: Still standing W/ Trailer

    Arriving in theaters about six months apart, it’s almost impossible not to find a multitude of similarities between the Elton John biopic “Rocketman” (Paramount) and the Freddie Mercury/Queen biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody”. So, let’s dispense of them right away. Elton John and Freddie Mercury were both musically gifted, piano-playing, substance-abusing, dentally-challenged, flamboyant gay men who favored flashy stage-wear and whose music dominated all of the 1970s and most of the 1980s. Additionally, it was actor/director Dexter Fletcher, at the helm of  “Rocketman”, who completed “Bohemian Rhapsody” when director Bryan Singer was fired.