FILM: Elvis (12A)
September 22 @ 19:00pm - 21:40pm
Elvis is Baz Luhrmann’s biopic of Elvis Presley, from his childhood to becoming a rock and movie star in the 1950s while maintaining a complex relationship with his manager, Colonel Tom Parker.
★★★★★ “blistering, turbocharged chronicle of the King” The Guardian
“‘Elvis’ Is Ecstatic, Jittery, Horny, Tireless, and Tragic. Just Like the King” Rolling Stone
From his rise to fame to his unprecedented superstardom, rock ‘n’ roll icon Elvis Presley maintains a complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker, over the course of 20 years. Central to Presley’s journey and happiness is one of the most influential people in his life — Priscilla.
★★★★ “Elvis review: Baz Luhrmann’s sweaty, seductive biopic makes the King cool again .In Luhrmann’s fairytale vision, Elvis’ manager (Tom Hanks) is the evil stepmother, while Austin Butler’s King is the princess locked in a tower” The Independent
Starring Austin Butler & Tom Hanks