King Creole
King Creole (1958)

Elvis Presley delivers one of his finest early performances in King Creole. Elvis plays a teenager named Danny Fisher, who is forced to drop out of school to help support his ineffective father (Dean Jagger). Drawn to trouble like a magnet,… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: May 2, 2000
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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

As directed by the versatile Michael Curtiz,this is one of the better Elvis musicals in the early phase of his screen career.

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Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Presley oferece uma atuação convincente, Matthau está ótimo como vilão e o filme consegue inserir os números musicais sem interromper a narrativa.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It does demand to be taken seriously.

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John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

'This one won't force out the hankies to dry up the tears because laughter is a more appropriate response to the clichéd script'

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Sean Axmaker
MSN.com

Elvis rises to the occasion of his fourth feature. He's a natural, more attitude and impulse than complexity and nuance, as he burns through the role...

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Flixster Audience Score: 83% Flixster User Reviews
Jason Owens
King Creole was the first Elvis movie that I saw and I found out it was a good movie. Unlike many singers who try out their ability at acting, Elvis is actually… More
Michael Gildea
My favorite Elvis movie. Kind of a James Dean story but Matthau is fun to watch.
jay nixon
Elvis's best movie
Lucia Ferrer
Elvis at his best!
xGary Xx
Probably the closest you're going to get to a "proper" film starring Elvis. It has some semblance of plot, the B&W photography is nice and… More