Rocketman

19 Jul 19
Critical Hit

After almost 40 years being brought to stages around the world, Cats is about to get its biggest adaptation yet – for the cinema screens.

19 Jul 19
Sweary Parent Chronicles

A few different things happened that conspired to make this playlist. It was the trifecta of roller-inspiration. It could not be helped. The universe demanded it. Who was I to refuse? First, the City of Waterloo is hosting Public Roller Skating Wednesdays. Next, I went to see Rocketman with my friends. And lastly, when I […]

19 Jul 19
PAhomepage.com
(WBRE/WYOU) –Paul McCartney, who’s 77 years old, is not exactly resting on his considerable laurels. A representative announced Thursday McCartney’s working on songs for a stage version of the 1946 movie, It’s A Wonderful Life. McCartney’s writing the music and working on the lyrics with Lee Hall, the scriptwriter of Billy Elliot and the Elton John biopic Rocketman. The movie It’s A Wonderful Life was directed by Frank Capra and starred Jimmy Stewart. It’s about a man who’s down on his luck who’s rescued by a guardian angel. The popular film is shown during the Christmas holidays.
19 Jul 19
Arcynewsy

Paul McCartney (77) brings a new version of the movie classic “Is not life beautiful?” (1946) by cult director Frank Capra (1897-1991) on stage – as a musical. This is reported by the “Daily Mail”, The ex-Beatle composes the entire music of the work, working together with screenwriter Lee Hall (52, “Rocketman”). While Hall is […]

19 Jul 19
From 0 to 2200

I haven’t written in a while so brace yo self. Let me first recap the last 5 weeks real quick. My first week back was bitter sweet because of how I longed for last summer but how excited I was to be back on the trail this summer. I started off doing very few miles […]

19 Jul 19
G Style Magazine

CATS [Offical Trailer] Animation, Comedy, Drama | 20 December 2019 (USA) Starring: James Cordon, Judi Dench, Jason Derulo, Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift, Rebel Wilson, and Francesca Hayward Director: Tom Hooper Based on the original stage show by Andrew Lloyd Webber, ‘CATS’ made its debut in the early ’80s and still to […]

19 Jul 19
News Directory

Snap Stills / Shutterstock We have no shortage of biopsy late, either Bohemia Rapsod, Rocketman, or the upcoming film by Baz Luhrmann about Elvis's life. Here, we look back at 10 of the best-known biopsies – the films that help us see their famous subjects – from troubled folk stars to iconic artists. Advertising – […]

19 Jul 19
The Blue Room, Riverside Drive

My goodness, was it really fifty years ago that I espied them on that magazine cover? The foursome were cavorting in striped Edwardian neck-to-knee bathers – or that’s how I remember it. It was on the cover of an edition of TV Week. Did I notice then the deliberate misspelling of the name? Did I […]

19 Jul 19
Toronto Sun

Paul McCartney is adding another string to his bow — writing his first musical. The former Beatle, an 18-time Grammy award winner, is in the final stages of completing songs for a stage adaptation of the beloved 1946 movie It’s a Wonderful Life, with the aim of launching it in late 2020, the musician’s representatives […]

18 Jul 19
Music Movies Thoughts

Ever since I received the production start announcement for CATS last winter, I have awaited anxiously for the trailer to get a first look. And today, Universal has released its first trailer for the film, which opens this December 20. One of my favorite musicals of all-time, the big screen version of “Cats” touts an […]

18 Jul 19
News Archives Uk

BroadwayWorld takes a first look at the CATS movie trailer! Watch the video below! The cat stars James Corden, Judi Dench, Jason Derulo, Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift and Rebel Wilson present in their feature film debut the dancer of the Royal Ballet Francesca Hayward. With Lloyd Webber's legendary music and a […]

18 Jul 19
AwardsWatch

After dropping a kind of cool featurette yesterday, Universal UK pre-empted the Friday release of the full trailer for Cats this afternoon and it’s…well, you’ll have to judge for yourself. Employing what director Tom Hooper called “state of the art digital fur technology” (Twitter had fun with that yesterday, the cast was not required to […]

18 Jul 19
EW.com

If you are allergic to cats, avert your eyes. Universal has released the first trailer for Tom Hooper’s eagerly anticipated adaptation of the iconic musical Cats and it is chock full of CGI felines. In lieu of just painting whiskers on the faces of the actors, including Taylor Swift as Bombalurina and Jennifer Hudson as […]