Where to Watch "Rocketman"


Directed by

Dexter Fletcher

Lila Sommers
Lila Sommers
· 3 min read

Who's in it?

Taron Egerton

Taron Egerton

Jamie Bell

Jamie Bell

Richard Madden

Richard Madden

Bryce Dallas Howard

Bryce Dallas Howard

Gemma Jones

Gemma Jones

Steven Mackintosh

Steven Mackintosh

Tom Bennett

Tom Bennett

Matthew Illesley

Matthew Illesley

Kit Connor

Kit Connor

Charlie Rowe

Charlie Rowe

"Rocketman" is a biographical musical film that delves into the life of the iconic British musician, Sir Elton John. Directed by Dexter Fletcher, the movie offers a fantastical journey through Elton's early life, his rise to fame, and the personal challenges he faced along the way.

Plot Summary:

The narrative unfolds in a non-linear fashion, beginning with Elton John's entry into a rehab facility. As he recounts his life's story, viewers are transported to his childhood where a young Reginald Dwight showcases prodigious talent at the piano.

The film traces his journey from his strained relationship with his parents to his partnership with lyricist Bernie Taupin. As Elton's career skyrockets, so do his personal struggles with substance abuse, relationships, and his own identity.

The film beautifully intertwines Elton's hits with pivotal moments in his life, offering a musical tapestry that is both poignant and exhilarating.

Cast and Crew

Main Cast:

  • Taron Egerton as Elton John
  • Jamie Bell as Bernie Taupin
  • Richard Madden as John Reid
  • Bryce Dallas Howard as Sheila Eileen, Elton's mother


  • Dexter Fletcher


  • Lee Hall

Where to Stream

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Production Details

Production Company:

  • Marv Films
  • Rocket Pictures
  • New Republic Pictures

Filming Locations:
"Rocketman" was filmed at various locations, capturing the essence of Elton John's life journey. Key locations include:

  • Bray Film Studios, Berkshire, England
  • Shepperton Studios, Surrey, England
  • The Royal Academy of Music, London, England

Budget and Box Office:
The film was produced on an estimated budget of $40 million. It was a commercial success, grossing over $195 million worldwide.


Critical Reception:
"Rocketman" was met with widespread acclaim from critics, particularly for Taron Egerton's transformative performance as Elton John. The film's unique blend of fantasy and reality, combined with its musical sequences, was praised for offering a fresh take on the biopic genre.

Audience Reception:
Audiences resonated with the film's emotional depth and the raw portrayal of Elton John's life. Many fans appreciated the honest depiction of his struggles and the celebration of his musical genius.

Awards and Nominations:
"Rocketman" received numerous accolades. Notably, Taron Egerton won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. The song "(I'm Gonna) Love Me Again", written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin, won the Academy Award for Best Original Song.

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