Rocketeer, The (1991)
Rocketeer, The (1991) Genre(s): Adventure | Family

Directed by: Joe Johnston

Starring: Bill Campbell, Jennifer Connelly, Alan Arkin, Timothy Dalton, Paul Sorvino, Terry O'Quinn, Ed Lauter, James Handy, Jon Polito

Synopsis: A young pilot stumbles across a jet pack and becomes a superhero. Based on the graphic novel.


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Newt's movie review

It's very typical of comics of the period where an unlikely yet intrepid hero is made, he falls for the girl, saves a local industry, and then saves the world from Nazis. This one however, includes Lucky Lindy, Howard Hughes, WC Fields and Clark Gable just to make it feel a little more real.

It's not that great, not particularly exciting, and certainly not worth going out of your way for.

Added 01 September 2003 at 7:41 PM


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