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Blue Hawaii (1961)

Elvis Presley stars in this return to musical comedy after several appearances in dramatic roles. Chad Gates (Elvis) comes home to Honolulu after a stint...

Change Of Habit (1969)

The King of Rock and Roll's last acting role finds him playing the streetwise Dr John Carpenter, a musical MD with a mission to...

Charro! (1969)

This abortive attempt at changing the lightweight movie image of Elvis Presley is a melodramatic and rather absurd Western featuring Elvis - tough and...

Clambake (1967)

Scott Heyward (Elvis Presley), an heir to millions, switches places with a Miami Beach water-ski instructor to learn about everyday life. He must now compete with...

Double Trouble (1967)

A teenage heiress (Annette Day, an English girl who happened to be in Hollywood at the time yet neglected to take acting lessons) falls...

Easy Come, Easy Go (1967)

The lure of sunken treasure on a Spanish wreck leads to romance between US Navy diver Ted Jackson (Elvis Presley) and Jo Symington - a...

Elvis’s Movie Occupations

Shrimp Fisherman - Girls! Girls! Girls! (1962) Commercial Photographer - Live A Little, Love A Little (1968) Water Skiing Instructor - Clambake (1967) Frogman - Easy...

Flaming Star (1960)

Originally intended as a vehicle for Marlon Brando, this immensely dignified and astoundingly violent (for its time) western - based on Clair Huffaker's Flaming...

Follow That Dream (1962)

This easy-going rustic drama sees Elvis Presley cast as wide-eyed country boy Toby Kwimper in a film adapted by His Girl Friday screenwriter Charles...

Frankie & Johnny (1966)

Musical comedy drama starring Elvis Presley as a Mississippi riverboat entertainer who's in love with his (female) partner, Frankie (Donna Douglas). But Johnny is a...

Fun In Acapulco (1963)

Elvis Presley has his hands full as a would-be cliff diver and former trapeze artist attempting to simultaneously cure his acrophobia after an accident...

G.I. Blues (1960)

Serviceman Tulsa McLean (Presley) is an American soldier stationed in West Germany who has plans to open a nightclub when he returns home. To raise money...

Girl Happy (1965)

Elvis Presley and the Jordanaires hit the beaches of sunny Fort Lauderdale to baby-sit the beautiful, brainy daughter of their mobster nightclub-owner boss in...

Girls Girls Girls (1962)

Elvis Presley romp with colourful locations, a serviceable (though silly) plot and some super ladies, including Stella Stevens who also gets to sing. Poor fisherman Ross...

Harum Scarum (1965)

Elvis Presley stars as action movie star Johnny Tyronne, whose real life becomes adventurous when he is drugged and kidnapped by underground assassins while...

It Happened At The World’s Fair (1963)

The livelihood of crop dusters Mike (Elvis Presley) and Danny (Gary Lockwood) is stolen away from them when a sheriff impounds their plane because...

Jailhouse Rock (1957)

This is Elvis Presley's glorious third movie, after Love Me Tender (1956) and Loving You (1957), when the snarl and talent were, for once, harnessed to...

Kid Galahad (1962)

Elvis Presley stars as an ex-G.I. who becomes a professional boxer. Walter Gulick (Presley), just back from a stint in the Army, becomes a sparring...

King Creole (1958)

Based on a Harold Robbins novel (A Stone For Danny Fisher), King Creole casts Elvis Presley as failed student turned New Orleans nightclub singer Danny Fisher - a...

Kissin’ Cousins (1964)

A US Air Force Lieutenant tries to convince his hillbilly cousin to allow the government to build a missile base on his family's rural land. Light...

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Archer

1 9 7 5 (USA) 6 x 60 minute episodes Former cop Lew Archer (Brian Keith) is now a private detective who is not above bending the...

I’ve Gotta Horse (1966)

British rock and roller Billy Fury jeopardises the success of his summer show when he misses rehearsals in order to spend more time with...

US comedy legend Jerry Lewis dies aged 91

20 August 2017 American comedian Jerry Lewis - famous for his double-act with Dean Martin and his starring role in slapstick comedy films during the...

Calling Dickie Valentine

1 9 6 1 (UK) Dickie Valentine (born Richard Maxwell) sang and introduced guests such as Petula Clark, Roy Castle, Cleo Laine and Dennis Lotis. The regular...

New Order

New Order rose from the ashes of Joy Division in 1981, releasing their debut album Movement at the end of the year. The album was no work of cavalier...

Turnabout

1 9 7 9 (USA) 7 x 30 minute episodes Tough sportswriter Sam Alston (John Schuck) and his cosmetics exec wife Penny (Sharon Gless) find themselves inhabiting...

True Grit (1969)

After 40 years in films , ohn Wayne finally won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of Rooster Cogburn, a fat,...

Goodfellas (1990)

With this epic, Martin Scorsese returned to the world of tough-talking Italian-American hoods featured in Mean Streets (1973), following 30 years in the lives of a...