Rocketeer, The (television)

Rocketeer, The (television) Comedic animated adventure series on Disney Junior, premiering Nov. 8, 2019, on Disney Channel, Disney Junior, and DisneyNOW. A young girl named Kit receives a surprise package on her birthday revealing she’s next in line to become the Rocketeer, a legendary superhero who has the ability to fly with the help of a rocket-pack. Armed with…

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The Rocketeer at 25: Star Billy Campbell’s 5 Favorite Memories

By Tim Lammers

June 21 marks the 25th anniversary of the beloved Disney action adventure The Rocketeer—the film that featured a then-relative unknown actor named Billy Campbell in the lead role. Co-starring Jennifer Connelly, Timothy Dalton, Alan Arkin, Paul Sorvino, and Terry O’Quinn, The Rocketeer went on to attain cult status among movie viewers and launch…

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Remembering James Horner

Award-winning film composer James Horner, whose stirring musical scores were an unforgettable part of films like Titanic, Field of Dreams, Glory, and Walt Disney Studios’ The Rocketeer, passed away on June 22. He was 61.

Horner may be best known for his work in James Cameron’s Titanic, for which he composed the Academy Award®-winning score, along with the music…

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