Rocketman ★★★★½

this was everything i needed to see. never thought i would honestly love a biopic so much like rocketman. brilliant performances, especially from taron egerton, who shines so effortlessly giving a beautiful yet powerful performance like i’ve never seen from him. award season is looking very good for him! 
besides that, i admired how this was a full on fantasy musical. elton johns songs are so iconic and i found myself wanting to sing to them throughout the movie. the costumes as well are a big part of why elton john embraced who he really was on stage. 
this is how a biopic should be. rocketman did that exactly. 

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