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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 these top Elvis Presley movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Elvis Presley movies will be at the top of the list. Elvis Presley has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Elvis Presley movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Elvis Presley films 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.

List is made up of a variety of films, including Love Me Tender and Jailhouse Rock.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Elvis Presley movies?" and "What are the greatest Elvis Presley roles of all time?"

If you're a fan of Elvis Presley, then check out our lists of the best John Cena and Jean Harlow movies as well.

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King Creole is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Walter Matthau, Vic Morrow
King Creole is a 1958 American musical drama film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Elvis Presley, Carolyn Jones, and Walter Matthau. Produced by Hal B. Wallis and based on the 1952 novel ...more
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557 91
Jailhouse Rock is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Dean Jones, Gloria Pall
Jailhouse Rock is a 1957 American musical drama film directed by Richard Thorpe and starring Elvis Presley, Judy Tyler, and Mickey Shaughnessy. Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and dramatized ...more
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561 100
Viva Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Ann-Margret, Teri Garr
Viva Las Vegas is a 1964 American musical film starring Elvis Presley and actress Ann-Margret. Directed by golden age Hollywood musical director George Sidney, the film is regarded by fans and ...more
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488 86
Blue Hawaii is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Angela Lansbury, George Halas
Blue Hawaii is a 1961 American musical romantic comedy film set in the state of Hawaii and starring Elvis Presley. The screenplay by Hal Kanter was nominated by the Writers Guild of America in ...more
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393 84
Follow That Dream is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Arthur O'Connell, Anne Helm
Follow That Dream is a 1962 American musical film starring Elvis Presley made by Mirisch Productions. The movie was based on the 1959 novel Pioneer, Go Home! by Richard P. Powell. Producer ...more
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335 72
Loving You is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Lizabeth Scott, Dolores Hart
Loving You is a 1957 American Technicolor musical drama structured as Elvis Presley's first starring film vehicle, following his debut the previous year in a supporting role in the ...more
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333 74
Kid Galahad is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Charles Bronson, Gig Young
Kid Galahad is a 1962 American musical film starring Elvis Presley as a boxer. It was released by United Artists. The film opened at #9 at the box office when released in the United States in ...more
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344 83
Elvis: That's the Way It Is is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis: That's the Way It Is is a 1970 American documentary film directed by Denis Sanders. The film documents American singer Elvis Presley's Summer Festival in Las Vegas during August 1970. It ...more
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362 101
G.I. Blues is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Juliet Prowse, Robert Ivers
G.I. Blues is a 1960 American musical comedy film directed by Norman Taurog and starring Elvis Presley, Juliet Prowse, and Robert Ivers. The movie was filmed at Paramount Pictures studio, with ...more
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275 63
Aloha from Hawaii Via Satellit... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
James Burton
Aloha from Hawaii Via Satellite is a music concert that was headlined by Elvis Presley, and was broadcast live via satellite on January 14, 1973. The concert took place at the Honolulu ...more
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299 75
Love Me Tender is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Debra Paget, Dick Sargent
Love Me Tender is a 1956 American black-and-white CinemaScope motion picture directed by Robert D. Webb, and released by 20th Century Fox on November 15, 1956. The film, named after the song, ...more
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344 103
Flaming Star is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Barbara Eden, Dolores del Río
Flaming Star is a 1960 Western film starring Elvis Presley and Barbara Eden, based on the book Flaming Lance by Clair Huffaker. Critics agreed that Presley gave one of his best acting ...more
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302 88
Girl Happy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Shelley Fabares, Mary Ann Mobley
Girl Happy is a 1965 American musical romantic comedy and beach party film starring Elvis Presley in his 18th feature. The movie won a fourth place prize Laurel Award in the category Top Musical ...more
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293 86
Roustabout is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Raquel Welch, Barbara Stanwyck
Roustabout is a 1964 American musical feature film starring Elvis Presley as a singer who takes a job working with a struggling carnival. The film was produced by Hal Wallis and directed by John ...more
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245 62
Elvis on Tour is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
James Burton, Glen D. Hardin, Charlie Hodge
Elvis on Tour is a Golden Globe Award-winning American musical documentary motion picture released by MGM in 1972. It was the thirty-third and final motion picture to star Elvis Presley before ...more
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285 96
Change of Habit is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Mary Tyler Moore, Ed Asner
Change of Habit is a 1969 American musical drama film directed by William A. Graham and starring Elvis Presley and Mary Tyler Moore. Written by James Lee, S.S. Schweitzer, and Eric Bercovici, ...more
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253 80
Wild in the Country is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Tuesday Weld, John Ireland
Wild in the Country is a 1961 American drama film directed by Philip Dunne and starring Elvis Presley, Hope Lange, Tuesday Weld, and Millie Perkins. Based on the 1958 novel The Lost Country by ...more
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267 88
Fun in Acapulco is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Ursula Andress, Teri Garr
Fun in Acapulco is a 1963 American musical comedy film starring Elvis Presley and Ursula Andress. While exterior filming was undertaken involving every other member of the crew at various places ...more
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239 83
Girls! Girls! Girls! is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Stella Stevens, Hal Blaine
Girls! Girls! Girls! is a 1962 American musical comedy film starring Elvis Presley as a penniless Hawaiian fisherman who loves his life on the sea and dreams of owning his own boat. "Return ...more
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242 86
It Happened at the World's Fai... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Kurt Russell, Yvonne Craig
It Happened at the World's Fair is a 1963 American musical film starring Elvis Presley as a cropdusting pilot. It was filmed in Seattle, Washington, site of the Century 21 Exposition, the 1962 ...more
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240 109
Clambake is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Robert Redford, Teri Garr
Clambake is a 1967 American musical film directed by Arthur H. Nadel and starring Elvis Presley, Shelley Fabares, and Bill Bixby. Written by Arthur Browne Jr., the film is about the heir to an ...more
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180 72
Elvis in Concert is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis In Concert is a posthumous 1977 TV special starring Elvis Presley. It was Elvis' third and final TV special, following Elvis and Aloha From Hawaii. It was filmed during Presley's final ...more
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215 96
Tickle Me is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Allison Hayes, Jocelyn Lane
Tickle Me is a 1965 American musical comedy film starring Elvis Presley as a champion rodeo bull-rider and bronco-buster. Presley won a 1966 Golden Laurel Award as best male actor in a musical ...more
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208 95
Live a Little, Love a Little is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Dick Sargent, Rudy Vallée
Live a Little, Love a Little is a 1968 American musical comedy film starring Elvis Presley. It was directed by Norman Taurog, who had directed several previous Presley films. This was to be ...more
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193 89
Spinout is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Rita Wilson, Shelley Fabares
Spinout is a 1966 American musical film and comedy starring Elvis Presley as the lead singer of a band and part-time race car driver. The film was #57 on the year end list of the top-grossing ...more