'Elvis and Nixon' movie revealed - and it is a Comedy

By: Elvis Australia
Source: www.elvis.com.au
January 9, 2016

The plot for the 'Elvis and Nixon' movie has been revealed with the release of the first trailer - and it is a COMEDY. The movie starring Michael Shannon and Kevin Spacey as Elvis Presley and Richard Nixon is scheduled for release in April 2016 and it looks like it will be a fun comedy. As it turns out, the movie is NOT about Elvis' visit to the White House' meeting President Richard Nixon in the Oval office on December 21, 1970, instead it is BASED on it, taking one fact and making a NON serious movie - well in fact it is clearly a very amusing comedy!!!

Elvis Presley Video Elvis & Nixon Trailer 2016 (02:27)

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We all know Elvis went to see President Nixon, we know the story, and probably if they had of tried to make it a serious affair it would have been awful. Now take a look at the trailer and view it for what it is and enjoy. We did say previously 'Let us hope it is a much better movie than the In 1997 outing of the movie', well that tried to be serious, and ended up as nonsense, so we do believe we will end up with a fine movie here, just NOT what fans were expecting (hoping?) for. OK, so on first viewing 'Elvis' looked like, well I dunno - but once it was clear it was a comedy - and NOT poking fun at Elvis as such, just being funny, I can live with that ...

From 'The Age' newspaper (Melbourne, Australia).
From 'The Age' newspaper (Melbourne, Australia).

Elvis Presley Photos Elvis Presley and President Richard Nixon in the Oval office on December 21, 1970

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