Samoa bans Elton John movie Rocketman over depiction of homosexuality

Samoa bans Elton John movie Rocketman over depiction of homosexuality

The Pacific nation of Samoa has banned the Elton John biopic Rocketman because of its depictions of homosexuality. About 97 per cent of people in Samoa identify as Christian, and the society is generally considered conservative and traditional. Under Samoa’s 2013 Crimes Act, sodomy is deemed an offence that is punishable by up to seven years […]