From documentaries to biopics, we're ranking the best movies about Elvis Presley. Commonly known as The King of Rock and Roll, the American singer, actor, and cultural icon has been depicted numerous times in film and TV, but this list only features movies where Elvis Presley is the central character. What is the best Elvis Presley movie? It will definitely be one that balances time between his life and his music.
In Elvis & Nixon, Michael Shannon portrayed Elvis Presley during his meeting with President Richard Nixon, played by Kevin Spacey. Other good Elvis Presley documentaries and biographical films include Bubba Ho-Tep, Protecting the King, and Heartbreak Hotel.
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Directed by: John Carpenter
Directed by: Denis Sanders
Directed by: Andrew Solt, Malcolm Leo
Directed by: Robert Abel, Pierre Adidge
Directed by: Liza Johnson
Directed by: Joel Zwick
Directed by: Chris Columbus
Directed by: Allan Arkush
Directed by: Robert Diaz Leroy
Directed by: Don Coscarelli
Elvis and the Beauty QueenDon Johnson, Stephanie Zimbalist
Directed by: Gus Trikonis
Protecting the KingTom Sizemore, Brian Krause
Directed by: D. Edward Stanley