Elvis is a new biographical drama about the life and career of the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley. The film is directed by Baz Luhrmann and stars Austin Butler as Elvis. The film chronicles Elvis’s rise to fame in the 1950s and 1960s, as well as his personal life and relationships. It also looks at the impact Elvis had on popular culture and how he changed the course of music.
Elvis is a fascinating look at the life of one of the most iconic figures in music history. Butler does a fantastic job as Elvis, capturing both his charisma and his vulnerability. The film also features some great musical performances, including Elvis’ legendary performance at the Ed Sullivan Show. The visuals are also stunning, and the film is a visual feast. The pace is frenetic at times, but this only adds to the film’s energy and excitement.
While it may not be the most accurate biopic out there (see this article for a discussion of historical inaccuracies), Elvis is still an enjoyable and entertaining film. It’s worth checking out for any fan of Elvis or rock and roll music.
(In cinemas in Australia – check your movie guide for your local show times.)