The Rocketeer

The Rocketeer The Rocketeer is a 1991 period superhero adventure film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and based on the character of the same name created by comic book writer/artist Dave Stevens. Directed by Joe Johnston, the film stars Billy Campbell, Jennifer Connelly, Alan Arkin, Timothy Dalton, Paul Sorvino and Tiny Ron Taylor. Set in 1938 Los Angeles, California, The Rocketeer tells the story of stunt pilot Cliff Secord who discovers a jet pack that enables him to fly. His heroic deeds attract the attention of Howard Hughes and the FBI, as well as sadistic Nazi operatives.
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THE RETURN OF THE ROCKETEER In The Works For Disney+; David Oyelowo Circling Lead Role

THE RETURN OF THE ROCKETEER In The Works For Disney+; David Oyelowo Circling Lead Role

We've been hearing about plans to reboot The Rocketeer for many years, and a sequel /reimagining of the original is now in the works for the Disney+ streaming service, with David Oyelowo attached to star.
THE ROCKETEER Animated Series Blasts Off This November On Disney Junior; Billy Campbell Returning For A Role

THE ROCKETEER Animated Series Blasts Off This November On Disney Junior; Billy Campbell Returning For A Role

Disney Junior's The Rocketeer, a CGI animated series inspired by Dave Stevens' comic book, is ready for take off on Disney Junior on November 8, and returning for a role in the series is Billy Campbell.
First Look At Disney Junior's THE ROCKETEER Animated Series Premiering Next Year

First Look At Disney Junior's THE ROCKETEER Animated Series Premiering Next Year

Thanks to a recent conference, we have new details and our first image from Disney Junior's upcoming animated series The Rocketeer; a re-imagining of Dave Steven's comic book series of the same name...
THE ROCKETEER Animated Series Takes To The Skies On Disney Junior In 2019 With Some Big Twists

THE ROCKETEER Animated Series Takes To The Skies On Disney Junior In 2019 With Some Big Twists

Production on The Rocketeer, a new animated series inspired by Dave Stevens' comic book series, has begun, with plans to premiere on Disney Junior next year. But a lot is changing with this re-imagination!
Female-Led Sequel To Joe Johnston's THE ROCKETEER In The Works At Disney

Female-Led Sequel To Joe Johnston's THE ROCKETEER In The Works At Disney

Captain America: The First Avenger director Joe Johnston's beloved '90s adventure, The Rocketeer, is getting a reboot/sequel from Disney - but this time it'll be a woman under under the helmet...
Jetpack Designs For Disney's THE ROCKETEER

Jetpack Designs For Disney's THE ROCKETEER

Concept designer Edward Eyth was hired to design sets, props and storyboard sequences for Disney's The Rocketeer. Much of his time and effort went into designing the rocket jetpack. The 1991 film is based on the graphic novel "The Rocketeer," created by Dave Stevens.
Disney Planning A ROCKETEER Reboot

Disney Planning A ROCKETEER Reboot

This is bound to piss off quite a few CBMers! The somewhat obscure, but very popular 1991 Joe Johnston adventure flick looks set to get the reboot/remake treatment at Disney. Read on for details..
PART 2- THE ROCKETEEER ON BLU-RAY: The Conclusion of Ed Gross' Exclusive Interview with Billy Campbell

PART 2- THE ROCKETEEER ON BLU-RAY: The Conclusion of Ed Gross' Exclusive Interview with Billy Campbell

In the concluding part of this exclusive interview with Billy Campbell regarding The Rocketeer's Blu-ray release, the actor discusses his character, CG, working with Timothy Dalton and his feelings about the science fiction genre.
THE ROCKETEER ON BLU-RAY: Ed Gross' Exclusive Interview with Billy Campbell, Part 1

THE ROCKETEER ON BLU-RAY: Ed Gross' Exclusive Interview with Billy Campbell, Part 1

In the first of an exclusive two-part interview, Rocketeer star Billy Campbell discusses the casting process for the film (available on Blu-ray), the appeal of the concept and the ways he which he "found" the character.
The Rocketeer: 20th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray

The Rocketeer: 20th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray

The Rocketeer finally arriving on blu-ray before the end of the year...