From Oscar-nominated visionary filmmaker Baz Luhrmann comes Elvis starring Austin Butler as the ‘King of Rock and Roll’ and Oscar-winner Tom Hanks as his manager.
The film explores the life and music of Elvis Presley, seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker.
The story delves into the complex dynamic between Presley and Parker spanning over 20 years, from Presley’s rise to fame to his unprecedented stardom, against the backdrop of the evolving cultural landscape and loss of innocence in America. Central to that journey is one of the most significant and influential people in Elvis’s life, Priscilla Presley who is played by Olivia DeJonge.
“Electrifying performances from Austin Butler as Elvis and Tom Hanks as Colonel Parker, Baz Luhrmann’s whirlwind biopic is cinematic dynamite”
The Guardian ★★★★★
“An American fairytale”
The Independent ★★★★
“You can’t help falling in love with Baz Luhrmann’s jukebox epic”
The Daily Telegraph ★★★★