The synth and strings signature of Oliver Coates’ score are combined with the isolated vocals of David Bowie and Freddie Mercury to haunting effect.
He fearlessly pushed artistic boundaries, and believed in the spontaneity of live performance. Freddie Mercury’s legend continues on.
With 'Coronavirus Rhapsody' becoming an internet rage, it's hard to ignore Queen’s musical legacy.
The film glosses over the era's homophobia and how Mercury, who tested HIV positive, dealt with it.
The narrative serves as mere buildup for Queen's biggest hits. But the best parts are seeing the lyrics, karaoke style, loom larger than life.