Genre: Biog., Drama, Fantasy. Dir: Dexter Fletcher. Country: UK/USA.
An epic musical fantasy about the incredible human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years, with a transformative performance by Taron Egerton that is already garnering him awards buzz. The film follows the fantastical journey of transformation from shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. This inspirational story – set to Elton John’s most beloved songs and performed by Egerton himself – tells the universally relatable story of how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop culture.