The Rocketeer

Release Date: 
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
On Blu-Ray: 
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Running Time: 
108 minutes

Pilot Cliff Secord (played by Bill Campbell) has a bad day when some gangsters shot his plane that he is testing before he uses it in the Nationals. Before he can crash land the plane back on the field, one of the gangsters hides a jetpack in the cockpit of a beat up plane. Needing money, Cliff and his partner Peevy (played by Alan Arkin) decide to use the beat up plane to get the money they have lost from the crashing of the new plane. Finding the jetpack, Cliff gets Peevy to fix it up right so that he can use it in the airshow to get the money they need. As soon as he makes his first appearance with the jetpack, the Rocketeer is famous as well as being hunted by the FBI, movie star Neville Sinclair (played by Timothy Dalton), and the mob. After being confronted by some gangsters, Peevy and Cliff decide to give the jetpack to the FBI but right as they are about to Cliff discovers that his girlfriend Jenny (played Jennifer Connelly) has been taken by the gangsters and Neville Sincla