Bo­hemian Rhap­sody

Khaleej Times - City Times - - SKY FULL OF STARS - DAVID LIGHT david@khalee­j­times.com

“WE WANT IT all. We want it all. We want it all and we want it now!” Fi­nally, fi­nally, fi­nally the film we have been wait­ing 30 or so years to be made and re­leased is at last open­ing this week­end. Un­for­tu­nately we have heard some not so great things and some re­ally not so great things about the (es­sen­tially) Fred­die Mer­cury biopic, rang­ing from the lack of ac­cu­racy in the por­trayal of events to the cast­ing. How­ever, it’s a film about Queen, fea­tur­ing all their great­est hits on the big screen for two hours. We can­not see how we are not go­ing to like it. You want pin­point re­al­ity – watch a doc­u­men­tary. This is a cel­e­bra­tion of one of the great­est mu­si­cians and one of the most in­flu­en­tial bands in his­tory. Sit back and clap along. It will rock you. Rot­ten toma­toes gives it 60% trivia: Be­fore set­tling on rami malek, sacha Baron co­hen and Ben Whishaw Were sup­posed to play mer­cury

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