From heist films to musical biopics, some of the year's best movies are based on real-life events.
Rocketman is the movie musical that went fully off the rails in such a blunt way that it was perfect. But then again, what do you expect from an Elton John biopic? What makes the expansive film about John's life work so well though is the commitment from Taron Egerton, who plays the classic rocker. While the film may not qualify for a Best Picture nod, keep an eye out for Egerton's possible nomination in the Best Actor category because he fully deserves it.
Hatchetman: "That same year, former Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Texas) said the House “could probably get the votes” to impeach Obama over questions about the authenticity of his birth certificate, which the White House had made public in 2011. Farenthold resigned last year after sexual misconduct allegations were leveled against him.