1 user 1 critic
A girl inherits the persona of The Rocketeer, and with the help of her gadget-building friend they tackle epic adventures.
3,243 ( 399)



Learn more

More Like This 

Elena of Avalor (TV Series 2016)
Animation | Short | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Princess Elena has saved her magical kingdom, Avalor, from an evil sorceress and must learn to rule as its crown princess. Elena's adventures will lead her to understand that her new role requires thoughtfulness, resilience and compassion.

Stars: Aimee Carrero, Jenna Ortega, Christian Lanz
Clarence (2013–2018)
Animation | Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The adventures of a 4th grader named Clarence along with his two best friends, Sumo and Jeff.

Stars: Spencer Rothbell, Katie Crown, Sean Giambrone
The Rocketeer (1991)
Action | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A young pilot stumbles onto a prototype jetpack that allows him to become a high flying masked hero.

Director: Joe Johnston
Stars: Billy Campbell, Jennifer Connelly, Alan Arkin
Short | Comedy | Family

When Julia returns home for her grandmother's funeral, she has a nervous breakdown and vomits up the imaginary friends that have been living inside her stomach since she was seven.

Director: Julia Mattison
Stars: Kimiko Glenn, Kathy Najimy, Constance Shulman
T.O.T.S. (TV Series 2019)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

T.O.T.S. is about the hilarious adventures of best friends Pip and Freddy, a tenacious penguin and a kind-hearted flamingo, who are the only non-stork delivery birds in-training at Tiny ... See full summary »

Stars: Jet Jurgensmeyer, Christian J. Simon, Megan Hilty
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Pre-teen jungle boy Mowgli gets to human world and is pursued by P.T.Barnum circus scout Harrison who wants to take him to circus as curiosity. Harrison hires local grandee Buldeo for help ... See full summary »

Director: Dee McLachlan
Stars: Jamie Williams, Billy Campbell, Roddy McDowall
Puppy Dog Pals (TV Series 2017)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Fun-loving pug puppies, brothers Bingo and Rolly, have thrill-seeking appetites that take them on exhilarating adventures in their neighborhood and around the globe.

Stars: Issac Ryan Brown, Sam Lavagnino, Harland Williams
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum is an animated adventure-comedy for kids 4-7 inspired by Brad Meltzer and Chris Eliopoulos's best-selling kids book series, Ordinary People Change the World.

Stars: Aidan Vissers, Wyatt White, Lucas Kalechstein
Doc McStuffins (TV Series 2012)
Animation | Short | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

"Doc McStuffins" is an imaginative animated series about Doc McStuffins, a young girl who aspires to be a doctor like her mom and communicates with and heals broken toys and stuffed animals.

Stars: Lara Jill Miller, Loretta Devine, Robbie Rist
Animation | Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Mickey Mouse and his pals Minnie, Pluto, Goofy, Daisy, and Donald take their unique transforming vehicles on humorous high-spirited races around the globe as well as hometown capers in Hot Dog Hills.

Stars: Bret Iwan, Russi Taylor, Tress MacNeille
Muppet Babies (TV Series 2018)
Animation | Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Baby versions of Jim Henson's famous Muppet characters go on wacky adventures through their imaginations

Stars: Dee Bradley Baker, Eric Bauza, Matt Danner
Fancy Nancy (TV Series 2018)
Animation | Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

The story of a young girl who loves to wear fancy clothes.

Stars: Alyson Hannigan, Mia Sinclair Jenness, Ruby Jay


Series cast summary:
Kitana Turnbull ...  Kit Secord / ... 5 episodes, 2019
Callan Farris ...  Tesh 5 episodes, 2019
Frank Welker ...  Ambrose Secord / ... 5 episodes, 2019
Kathy Najimy ...  Sareena Secord / ... 4 episodes, 2019
Billy Campbell ...  Dave Secord / ... 3 episodes, 2019
Kari Wahlgren ...  Harley / ... 3 episodes, 2019
Maria Bamford ...  Laura 3 episodes, 2019
Marianne Muellerleile ...  Lucille / ... 3 episodes, 2019


The Rocketeer follows Kit, a young girl who receives a surprise package on her birthday revealing that she's next in line to become the Rocketeer, a legendary superhero who has the ability to fly with the help of a rocket-powered jet pack. Armed with her cool new gear and secret identity, Kit is ready to take flight and save the day with her gadget-minded best friend, Tesh, and airplane-mechanic uncle, Ambrose, who join her on epic adventures.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis





Release Date:

8 November 2019 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Did You Know?


Disney has started production in early 2018 on a new animated adventure series for kids called The Rocketeer, which is inspired by the classic Dan Stevens comic book series. The series will air on Disney Junior is being aimed at kids 2 to 7 years old. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A promising new series
17 November 2019 | by BoxwoodExpressSee all my reviews

Although the Lion Guard is over and Elena of Avalor is coming to a close, Disney Junior has new shows that can live up to those two: TOTS, Bluey, Gigantosaurus, and now The Rocketeer.

I have never read the original comic book and know almost nothing about it, but the definitely-not-for-kids comic somehow translates well to a show that is for kids. The show is about Kit, who is a first female Rocketeer, and also the first kid Rocketeer. The episodes are about her protecting Hughesville from any dangers (like villains) and interacting with its residents.

Kit is a very believable protagonist, and a breath of fresh air. She's not a spoiled brat, or a Mary-Sue, she's simply a brave little kid who is eager to save the day but makes mistakes along the way and is still learning how to be a hero, which shows kids that you won't always get everything right on the first try and success involves trial and error, which is such an important message to teach to kids in this day and age.

The villains also have reasonable motivations for being evil. The Great Orsino became evil when he was exposed as a fraud at magic, and when he was compared to the Rocketeer. Now for the other characters. Grandpa Ambrose is a lovable old guy with some serious potential for backstory and character development. Plus, who can say no to Frank Welker? May Songbird might seem like a grumpy old lady at first, but she's so much more than that once you peel back the layers. I'm not too terribly fond of Tesh, as I didn't enjoy his jokes, but he and Kit have a nice back-and-forth dynamic and he also has potential. At least he has his own personality other than being the best friend.

Episodes like Songbird Soars Again really prove how amazing the show is. In that episode, Kit and Tesh find out that their grumpy old neighbor really used to be an ace pilot, and help get her career back to her. I can't wait to see where the show will go next.

1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See one user review »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed