Released on June 21 of 1991 in the USA, "The Rocketeer" (also known as "Avventure di Rocketeer, Le", "Rocketeer", "Rocketeer, Le avventure di rocketter") is an Action/Adventure/Family/Science Fiction film directed by Joe Johnston, and written by Danny Bilson (screenplay) , starring Bill Campbell, Jennifer Connelly, Alan Arkin, Timothy Dalton, Paul Sorvino and Terry O'Quinn.
Three years before the United States declares war, Cliff Secord leads America's first battle against the Nazis.
Who directed "The Rocketeer":
The Rocketeer was directed by Joe Johnston, an American director, and actor.
Before making The Rocketeer, Joe Johnston had directed Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, released in 1989. Since, he directed The Pagemaster, released in 1994, Jumanji (1995), October Sky (1999), Jurassic Park III (2001), Hidalgo (2004).
When was "The Rocketeer" released:
The Rocketeer was first released on Friday, June 21, 1991, in the United States. Also released on this day was Dying Young (dir. Joel Schumacher). This was twenty-eight (28) years ago.
It has been released on Friday, August 02, 1991 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, December 18, 1991 in France; Thursday, August 15, 1991 in Germany and on Friday, August 09, 1991 in Spain.
Who is at the casting of "The Rocketeer":
At the casting of The Rocketeer we find Bill Campbell, previously seen in Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection (1990) and How Sleep the Brave (1981); Jennifer Connelly (Career Opportunities (1991), The Hot Spot (1990)); Alan Arkin (Havana (1990), Edward Scissorhands (1990)) [ more... ]
- Eddie Jones and Paul Sorvino also appeared in Bloodbrothers, released in 1978.
- Max Grodénchik and Alan Arkin can both be seen in Chu Chu and the Philly Flash, released in 1981.
- Max Grodénchik and Jon Polito can both be seen in The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle, released in 2000.
- Margo Martindale and Terry O'Quinn also appeared in Ghosts of Mississippi, released in 1996.
What is the Storyline of "The Rocketeer":
In 1938, at Los Angeles, California, a rocket pack designed by Howard Hughes is stolen from his factory by members of mobster Eddie Valentine's gang, hotly pursued by FBI agents to an airfield, where they are caught. Stunt pilot Cliff Secord and mechanic A. "Peevy" Peabody, whose Gee Bee racer was fatally damaged by the mobsters, find the mysterious rocket inside a biplane of their employer's hangar, where the getaway driver hid it. They experiment with it, but Peevy cautions Cliff about the dangers [...]
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Bill Campbell as "Cliff Secord"
Paul Sorvino as "Eddie Valentine"
Timothy Dalton as "Neville Sinclair"
Jennifer Connelly ("Jenny Blake") and Bill Campbell ("Cliff Secord")
Jennifer Connelly as "Jenny Blake"
Alan Arkin as "A. 'Peevy' Peabody"
Alan Arkin ("A. 'Peevy' Peabody") and Bill Campbell ("Cliff Secord")
Bill Campbell ("Cliff Secord") and Alan Arkin ("A. 'Peevy' Peabody")
Tiny Ron as "Lothar"
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