Finding Graceland (1999)




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After the death of his wife, Byron (Jonathon Schaech) finds himself chronically depressed, so he decides to hop into his junk heap of a car and drive to Memphis. Along they way he picks up a hitchhiker (Harvey Keitel) in a pink jacket who informs Byron he's Elvis Presley and wants to go back home to Graceland. As one might expect, Byron is convinced this guy is a few doughnuts short of a dozen, but the closer they get to Memphis, the more he wonders if there isn't a bit of Elvis in him after … More

Rating: PG-13 (adult situations/language, sex)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Jason Horwitch
In Theaters:
On DVD: Aug 10, 1999
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment



as Byron Gruman

as Beatrice Gruman

as Sheriff Haynes

as Maggie

as Heather

as Mechanic

as Hotel Clerk

as Crapshooter

as Pit Boss

as Bogie Impersonator

as Sammy Davis Jr. Impe...

as Gable Impersonator

as Garland Impersonator

as Mae West Impersonato...

as Security Guard
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Critic Reviews for Finding Graceland

All Critics (10) | Top Critics (3)

Full Review… | October 18, 2008
Top Critic

Full Review… | January 26, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

January 24, 2002
AV Club
Top Critic

Every bit as cornball as it sounds.

Full Review… | January 2, 2004

A quirky road drama about the healing balm of grace.

Full Review… | February 28, 2002
Spirituality and Practice

July 27, 2005

Audience Reviews for Finding Graceland

Keitel is either a total genius or a complete hack. Fonda's impersonation is comical. Overall, the low production value kind of adds to it - it's the script that undermines the effort. Why the needless twists?


Wasn't all that impressed. You can't do an Elvis movie without Elvis or at least someone who looks relatively close to him.


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