King Creole (1958)
Average Rating: 6.7/10
Reviews Counted: 13
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Release Date: Jan 1, 1958 Wide
Average Rating: 3.6/5
User Ratings: 7,066
Elvis Presley delivers one of his finest early performances in King Creole. Elvis plays a teenager named Danny Fisher, who is forced to drop out of school to help support his ineffective father (Dean Jagger). Drawn to trouble like a magnet, Danny is saved from a jail term by New Orleans salloonkeeper Charlie Le Grand (Paul Stewart), who gives the boy a job as a singer. It isn't long, however, before local gang boss Maxie Fields (Walter Matthau), a shadowy figure from Danny's criminal past, puts
Jan 1, 1958 Wide
May 2, 2000
Brian G. Hutton
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As directed by the versatile Michael Curtiz,this is one of the better Elvis musicals in the early phase of his screen career.
Elvis rises to the occasion of his fourth feature. He's a natural, more attitude and impulse than complexity and nuance, as he burns through the role...
Presley oferece uma atuação convincente, Matthau está ótimo como vilão e o filme consegue inserir os números musicais sem interromper a narrativa.
Audience Reviews for King Creole
- Danny Fisher: what's the difference where you sweep up?, it all looks the same in the garbage truck.
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