Rocketman celebrates the career highs and personal lows of pop music legend Elton John, depicting his childhood as piano prodigy Reginald Dwight, his rise to international fame and the plethora of destructive dependencies he developed.
Make no mistake. Rocketman isn’t your run-of-the-mill account of a celebrity’s life. Even the trailer declares that “the only way to tell his story is to live his fantasy." And it's not wrong.