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Taron Edgerton stars in the musical fantasy Rocketman as Sir Elton John.

‘Rocketman’ is an absolute blast

By Parker Otto, Columnist | June 2, 2019

Flashy, flamboyant and freaking incredible, “Rocketman” is the musical biopic worthy of Sir Elton Hercules John. “Rocketman” manages to distinguish itself from all the other musical biopics with an Oscar worthy performance, amazing dance sequences...

50/50 has a fighting chance

By Jessica Cabe | October 2, 2011

Creating a well-done “dramedy” is not as easy as it seems. But 50/50 finds the perfect balance between humor and tragedy by maintaining an element of reality and relatability throughout the film. Joseph Gordon-Levitt (500 Days of Summer, Inception)...

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