One of the year’s best lead performances & a great soundtrack are the two best reasons to see this film. An overview of Mercury’s life w/ little to no detail or depth. Sex, alcohol, drugs, rock & roll and AIDS. The sad story of a lonely man w/ tons of talent. Great music! B+
-Mr. Movie Reviews
Director: Bryan Singer
Screenplay: Anthony McCarten
Production companies: 20th Century Fox, Initial Entertainment Group, Regency Enterprises
Producers: Bryan Singer, Robert De Niro, Graham King, Jim Beach
Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs become instant classics. When Mercury's increasingly wild lifestyle starts to spiral out of control, Queen soon faces its greatest challenge yet – finding a way to keep the band together amid the success and excess.