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The Best Elvis Presley Movies

Updated October 14, 2019 17.0k votes 2.2k voters 94.2k views38 items

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List of the best Elvis Presley movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Elvis Presley's highest-grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of this Elvis movies list is decided by how many votes each film receives, so only the most highly rated Elvis Presley movies will be at the top of the list. The king of rock has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Elvis movie of all time is, so if you and a friend are arguing about this, use this list to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Elvis Presley role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Elvis Presley performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

This Elivs movies list is made up of a variety of films, including Love Me Tender and Jailhouse Rock and answers the questions, "What are the best Elvis Presley movies?" and "What are the greatest Elvis Presley roles of all time?"

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    Jailhouse Rock
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    Jailhouse Rock

    Elvis Presley, Dean Jones

    Released1957

    Directed byRichard Thorpe

    Jailhouse Rock is a 1957 American musical drama film directed by Richard Thorpe and starring... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    King Creole
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    King Creole

    Elvis Presley, Walter Matthau

    Released1958

    Directed byMichael Curtiz

    King Creole is a 1958 American musical drama film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Viva Las Vegas
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    Viva Las Vegas

    Elvis Presley, Ann-Margret

    Released1964

    Directed byGeorge Sidney

    Viva Las Vegas is a 1964 American musical film starring Elvis Presley and actress Ann-Margret.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    #165 of 194 Musical Movies With the Best Songs#698 of 836 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made

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    Blue Hawaii
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    Blue Hawaii

    Elvis Presley, Angela Lansbury

    Released1961

    Directed byNorman Taurog, Mickey Moore

    Blue Hawaii is a 1961 American musical romantic comedy film set in the state of Hawaii and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    #264 of 373 The Best Musical Movies Of All Time#85 of 161 The Best Movies of the '60s

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    Loving You
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    Loving You

    Elvis Presley, Lizabeth Scott

    Released1957

    Directed byHal Kanter

    Loving You is a 1957 American Technicolor musical drama structured as Elvis Presley's first... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Follow That Dream
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    Follow That Dream

    Elvis Presley, Arthur O'Connell

    Released1962

    Directed byGordon Douglas

    Follow That Dream is a 1962 American musical film starring Elvis Presley made by Mirisch... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Elvis: That's the Way It Is
    Elvis: That's the Way It Is is a 1970 American documentary film directed by Denis Sanders. The... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    #267 of 553 The Best '70s Movies#25 of 89 The Best Rockumentaries of All Time

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    Love Me Tender
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    Love Me Tender

    Elvis Presley, Debra Paget

    Released1956

    Directed byRobert D. Webb, Stanley Hough

    Love Me Tender is a 1956 American black-and-white CinemaScope motion picture directed by... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Girl Happy
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    Girl Happy

    Elvis Presley, Shelley Fabares

    Released1965

    Directed byBoris Sagal, Jack Aldworth

    Girl Happy is a 1965 American musical romantic comedy and beach party film starring Elvis... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Kid Galahad
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    Kid Galahad

    Elvis Presley, Charles Bronson

    Released1962

    Directed byPhil Karlson

    Kid Galahad is a 1962 American musical film starring Elvis Presley as a boxer. It was released... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    G.I. Blues
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    G.I. Blues

    Elvis Presley, Juliet Prowse

    Released1960

    Directed byNorman Taurog, Mickey Moore

    G.I. Blues is a 1960 American musical comedy film directed by Norman Taurog and starring Elvis... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Roustabout
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    Roustabout

    Elvis Presley, Raquel Welch

    Released1964

    Directed byJohn Rich, Mickey Moore

    Roustabout is a 1964 American musical feature film starring Elvis Presley as a singer who... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    #80 of 124 The Most Rewatchable Movie Musicals#449 of 458 The Best Feel-Good Movies

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    Aloha from Hawaii Via Satellite

    Released1973

    Directed byMarty Pasetta

    Aloha from Hawaii Via Satellite is a music concert that was headlined by Elvis Presley, and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Elvis on Tour
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    Elvis on Tour

    James Burton, Glen D. Hardin

    Released1972

    Directed byRobert Abel, Pierre Adidge

    Elvis on Tour is a Golden Globe Award-winning American musical documentary motion picture... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Girls! Girls! Girls!
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    Girls! Girls! Girls!

    Elvis Presley, Stella Stevens

    Released1962

    Directed byNorman Taurog

    Girls! Girls! Girls! is a 1962 American musical comedy film starring Elvis Presley as a... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    #38 of 41 The Best '60s Romantic Comedies#16 of 27 The Best '60s Dance Movies

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    Flaming Star
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    Flaming Star

    Elvis Presley, Barbara Eden

    Released1960

    Directed byDon Siegel, Mickey Moore

    Flaming Star is a 1960 Western film starring Elvis Presley and Barbara Eden, based on the book... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    It Happened at the World's Fair
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    It Happened at the World's Fair

    Elvis Presley, Kurt Russell

    Released1963

    Directed byNorman Taurog

    It Happened at the World's Fair is a 1963 American musical film starring Elvis Presley as a... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Fun in Acapulco
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    Fun in Acapulco

    Elvis Presley, Ursula Andress

    Released1963

    Directed byRichard Thorpe, Mickey Moore

    Fun in Acapulco is a 1963 American musical comedy film starring Elvis Presley and Ursula... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Change of Habit
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    Change of Habit

    Elvis Presley, Mary Tyler Moore

    Released1969

    Directed byWilliam A. Graham

    Change of Habit is a 1969 American musical drama film directed by William A. Graham and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Wild in the Country
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    Wild in the Country

    Elvis Presley, Tuesday Weld

    Released1961

    Directed byPhilip Dunne

    Wild in the Country is a 1961 American drama film directed by Philip Dunne and starring Elvis... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Tickle Me
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    Tickle Me

    Elvis Presley, Allison Hayes

    Released1965

    Directed byNorman Taurog

    Tickle Me is a 1965 American musical comedy film starring Elvis Presley as a champion rodeo... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Classic Albums: Elvis Presley
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    Classic Albums: Elvis Presley

    Keith Richards, B.B. King

    Released1956

    Directed byJeremy Marre

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    Elvis in Concert
    Elvis In Concert is a posthumous 1977 TV special starring Elvis Presley. It was Elvis' third... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Elvis
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    Elvis, starring Elvis Presley, is United States television special that aired on December 3,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Spinout
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    Spinout

    Elvis Presley, Rita Wilson

    Released1966

    Directed byNorman Taurog

    Spinout is a 1966 American musical film and comedy starring Elvis Presley as the lead singer... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button