Jailhouse Rock (17-Oct-1957)|
Director: Richard Thorpe
Writers: Guy Trosper; Nedrick Young
Producer: Pandro S. Berman
Keywords: Musical, Prison, Rock and Roll
Elvis Presley is Vince Everett, jailed for manslaughter after he accidentally kills a man in a barroom fight. There is cellmate is Hunk Houghton, faded country music singer who teaches Everett guitar and later becomes his business partner. Good story, great soundtrack, and a smoldering Elvis in one of his best films. Entered 2004 into the National Film Registry.
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