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Elton John in the middle

Samoa bans ‘Rocketman’ over gay scenes

11 June 2019, 11:08 AM

Samoa has banned “Rocketman”, the movie-musical based on the life of British musician Elton John, over its depiction of homosexuality, the South Pacific Island’s censor has said.

Elton John and his husband David Furnish attend the UK premiere of the Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' in London.

Elton John blasts Russian cuts of gay sex scenes in ‘Rocketman’

1 June 2019, 8:00 AM

Elton John has slammed the removal of gay sex scenes from the Russian version of the musical biopic of his life “Rocketman” as “cruelly unaccepting”.

Elton John in the middle

‘Rocketman’ brings Elton John’s story to the big screen

23 May 2019, 5:56 AM

With hit tunes, a plot about one of the world’s best known performers and flamboyant costumes, “Rocketman” brings Elton John’s story to the big screen, the latest musical biopic offering a concert-like experience at the cinema.



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