The Rocketeer is a Disney Junior based on the comics and movie of the same name. It premiered on November 8, 2019.
The show takes place 80 years after the events of the movie, in the town of Hughesville, Kit Secord learns she's secretly next in line to become The Rocketeer, a rocket-pack wearing superhero who can fly.
Why It Rocks
- The animation is beautiful and looks like a Pixar movie.
- Catchy songs including the theme song.
- Likable characters such as Kit, Ambrose, and Tesh.
- Good villains such as The Great Orsino, Laura and Harley, and especially Doctor Doodlebug.
- The exceptional episode "Songbird Soars Again", which was brilliantly deep and mature.
- It showcases Lebanese culture well in the episode "Recipe for Disaster".
- There's a reference to the original comic/movie in the first episode.
- It does take some liberties in regards to the original source material.
- The show got cancelled after running for less than a year.