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Jailhouse Rock(1957)

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Brief Synopsis

After learning to play the guitar in prison, a young man becomes a rock 'n' roll sensation.

Cast & Crew

Richard Thorpe Director
Elvis Presley Vince Everett
Judy Tyler Peggy Van Alden
Mickey Shaughnessy Hunk Houghton
Vaugn Taylor Mr. Shores
Jennifer Holden Sherry Wilson
Dean Jones Teddy Talbot
Percy Helton Sam Brewster
Peter Adams Jack Lease
William Forrest Studio head
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 13 Nov 1957
Release Date:  1957 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
AFI Library; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Stereo Production Co:  Avon Productions, Inc., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  96 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,677    
Duration(reels):  5    

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    Francine Geraci 2017-08-16

    I'd like to thank Kevin Sellers, whose reviews I always read and appreciate, for his appraisal of Elvis's singing and the measured judgment of... MORE>

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    will 2015-12-22

    Legend has it, Elvis, while watching T.V. said, Watch This guy Move while he sings. Nobody, but nobody moves like that. That's what I want to do, Not... MORE>

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    kevin sellers 2015-11-03

    Let me attempt to explain to J.D. Jitters (whose name sounds like a character that Presley would play) why Elvis is rightly praised as a singer, if not an... MORE>