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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)

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The story of the legendary British rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid (1985).

Director:

Bryan Singer

Writers:

Anthony McCarten (story by), Peter Morgan (story by) | 1 more credit »
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Won 4 Oscars. Another 41 wins & 76 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rami Malek ... Freddie Mercury
Lucy Boynton ... Mary Austin
Gwilym Lee ... Brian May
Ben Hardy ... Roger Taylor
Joseph Mazzello ... John Deacon (as Joe Mazzello)
Aidan Gillen ... John Reid
Allen Leech ... Paul Prenter
Tom Hollander ... Jim Beach
Mike Myers ... Ray Foster
Aaron McCusker ... Jim Hutton
Meneka Das ... Jer Bulsara
Ace Bhatti ... Bomi Bulsara
Priya Blackburn ... Kashmira Bulsara
Dermot Murphy ... Bob Geldof
Dickie Beau ... Kenny Everett

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Storyline

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. Written by Twentieth Century Fox

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Fearless lives forever See more »

Genres:

Biography | Drama | Music

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, suggestive material, drug content and language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Did You Know?

Trivia

The Bulsara family emigrated to England when Freddie Mercury was 17 years old to escape the Zanzibar Revolution. See more »

Goofs

In those scenes where they record the album one of the spinning tapes displays logo of "Emtec". But at the time they were actually produced by BASF. BASF sold their magnetic tapes business incl. the logo to "Emtec Magnetics" in 1997. See more »

Quotes

Roger Taylor: [debating which song is better; Sweet Lady or I'm in Love with my Car] "You call me sweet like I'm some kind of cheese"
Brian May: It's good.
Roger Taylor: WOW!
Brian May: Is that, you know, "with my hands on your grease gun". That's very subtle isn't it?
Roger Taylor: It's a METAPHOR Brian!
John Deacon: It's just a bit weird Roger. What exactly are you doing with that car?
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Crazy Credits

The original music video of Queen's "Don't Stop Me Now" plays in the closing credits. See more »

Connections

Referenced in AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Oscars 2019 Recap (2019) See more »

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Radio Jingle (Cuddly Ken)
Written and Performed by Kenny Everett
Courtesy of The Estate of Kenny Everett and Kenny Everett Productions, Ltd.
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It makes you wish you where born earlier
24 October 2018 | by Toggy83See all my reviews

I dont know how to elaborate more than this. If you are 35 and younger, you will understand after seeing this movie.


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Country:

UK | USA

Release Date:

2 November 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Untitled Freddie Mercury Biopic See more »

Filming Locations:

Weybridge, Surrey, England, UK See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$52,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$51,061,119, 4 November 2018

Gross USA:

$216,668,042

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$903,968,354
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos | Sonics-DDP | SDDS | Auro 11.1 | DTS (DTS: X)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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