Tuesday 26th February 2019 - 7:45 pm - 10:30 pm, Palmer Building
Bohemian Rhapsody celebrates the British rock band Queen in a biopic tracing the band’s history from their conception to the legendary 1985 performance at Live Aid. Following the tumultuous life of their talismanic singer Freddie Mercury (Rami Malek) the film explores how a young immigrant in the 1970s came to be one of the most iconic figures in popular music.
UK, USA 2018 – Directed by Bryan Singer with Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton, Gwilym Lee – 134 min
It understands what pure, electrifying fun rock ‘n’ roll can be – THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
Deftly tweaking the tropes of rock biopics, this drama of singer Freddie Mercury and British hitmakers Queen dazzlingly captures an era, a man and the universal quest for identity – FILM JOURNAL INTERNATIONAL