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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Love Me Tender is listed (or ranked) 10 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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Flaming Star is listed (or ranked) 11 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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Girl Happy is listed (or ranked) 12 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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Aloha from Hawaii Via Satellit... is listed (or ranked) 13 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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Elvis on Tour is listed (or ranked) 14 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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Roustabout is listed (or ranked) 15 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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Fun in Acapulco is listed (or ranked) 16 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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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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Change of Habit is listed (or ranked) 18 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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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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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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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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Live a Little, Love a Little is listed (or ranked) 22 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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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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Elvis in Concert is listed (or ranked) 24 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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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

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Charro! is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Victor French, James Sikking Charro! is a 1969 American western film starring Elvis Presley shot on location at Apacheland Movie Ranch and Old Tucson Studios in Arizona. It was his only role that didn't feature him singing ...more

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Elvis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis, starring Elvis Presley, is United States television special that aired on December 3, 1968 on the NBC television network. The special is commonly referred to as the '68 Comeback Special, ...more

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The Trouble with Girls is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Vincent Price, Dabney Coleman The Trouble with Girls, the full title of which is The Trouble with Girls, is a 1969 film starring Elvis Presley. It was one of his final acting roles, along with the same year's Change of ...more

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Classic Albums: Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Classic Albums: Elvis Presley Keith Richards, B.B. King, Scotty Moore

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Frankie and Johnny is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Donna Douglas, Harry Morgan Frankie and Johnny is a 1966 American musical film starring Elvis Presley as a riverboat gambler. The role of "Frankie" was played by Donna Douglas from The Beverly Hillbillies TV ...more

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Paradise, Hawaiian Style is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Deanna Lund, Red West Paradise, Hawaiian Style is a 1966 musical comedy film starring Elvis Presley. It was the third and final motion picture that Presley filmed in Hawaii. The film reached #40 on the Variety weekly ...more

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Speedway is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Speedway Speedway is the thirty-second album by Elvis Presley, released by RCA Victor in mono and stereo, LPM/LSP 3989, in May 1968 — the May 1 date is disputed. It serves as the soundtrack album for the ...more

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Kissin' Cousins is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Teri Garr, Yvonne Craig Kissin' Cousins is a 1964 American musical Panavision Metrocolor comedy film directed by Gene Nelson and starring Elvis Presley. Written by Gerald Drayson Adams and Gene Nelson, the film is ...more

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Double Trouble is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Michael Murphy, Norman Rossington Double Trouble is a 1967 American musical film starring Elvis Presley. The comedic plot concerns an American singer who crosses paths with criminals in Europe. The movie was #58 on the year end ...more

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Easy Come, Easy Go is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Elsa Lanchester, Pat Harrington Easy Come, Easy Go is a 1967 American musical film comedy starring Elvis Presley. Hal Wallis produced the film for Paramount Pictures, and it was his final movie for Elvis Presley. The film ...more

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Harum Scarum is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Billy Barty, Mary Ann Mobley Harum Scarum is a 1965 American musical comedy film starring Elvis Presley, which was shot on the original Cecil B. DeMille set from the film The King of Kings with additional footage shot on ...more

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Stay Away, Joe is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Elvis Presley, Burgess Meredith, Joan Blondell Stay Away, Joe is a 1968 Western-comedy film, with musical interludes, set in modern times and starring Elvis Presley, Burgess Meredith and Joan Blondell. The film was based on the 1953 novel by ...more

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All You Need Is Love: The Stor... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Elvis Presley Movies
Pete Seeger, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bo Diddley All You Need Is Love: The Story of Popular Music is the name of a 17-part television documentary series on the history of modern pop music directed by Tony Palmer, originally broadcast worldwide ...more