There’s a certain magic to their music, we all know the lyrics to every song and we will sing along. Queen was really a band that was ahead of their time and a self proclaimed band of misfits singing to misfits. And their story, and that of Freddie Mercury their lead singer is at the heart of it all. In the 20th Century Fox release Bohemian Rhapsody, you head back in time to their beginnings and through everything the band went through to get to the top. Focusing mainly on the tumultuous life of Freddie Mercury, Bohemian Rhapsody brings the bands story to life for all of us to see. We know their music, but how many fans actually know the what they faced, alone and together to make their dreams come true.
Filled with creation of their most famous songs, Bohemian Rhapsody will have you you tapping your toes through the movie and fighting the urge to sign along. But throughout the movie you’ll find yourself falling in love again with Freddie Mercury even at his worst moments. The movie shows you some of his darkest moments, some of the biggest trials he went through. From personal struggles, a musical and marketing genius before his time you’ll get a better understanding of Freddie Mercury, Queen and the band that made the music of our childhood, special moments in our lives and ones we will continue to belt out every time we hear them played.
Bohemian Rhapsody does feature drug use, cursing and some sex scenes. But all are handled in a way not to be graphic, while maintaining the story. The movie is the perfect tribute to the band we all love and it’s lead singer. It shows viewers what that with the self confidence Freddie Mercury had that you can achieve what you dream. That finding your true self is how you can achieve all of your goals. The movie is inspirational, heart breaking and beautiful all at the same time.
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About Bohemian Rhapsody:
Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. Freddie defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound. They reach unparalleled success, but in an unexpected turn Freddie, surrounded by darker influences, shuns Queen in pursuit of his solo career. Having suffered greatly without the collaboration of Queen, Freddie manages to reunite with his bandmates just in time for Live Aid. While bravely facing a recent AIDS diagnosis, Freddie leads the band in one of the greatest performances in the history of rock music. Queen cements a legacy that continues to inspire outsiders, dreamers and music lovers to this day.