King Creole - Elvis in the movies
SUMMER SPECIAL: On the Sundays in July and August we offer you the opportunity to see selected Elvis Presley films as matinees within the scope of the exhibition “Trude & Elvis. Vienna –Memphis –Hollywood.” The movies will be shown in the original English version with German subtitles.
Free admission with a valid ticket.
As of 10 a.m. you can get into the mood for the films at Café Eskeles with a glass of Limonana and a crispy Boureka (a stuffed and baked pastry) for the price of € 4.50.
Shortly before his graduation, Danny Fisher gets into difficulties that could cost him his high school diploma. His father demands from him that he stays in school, but Danny dreams of a career as a nightclub singer. To make life even more complicated, he also tangles with the local gangster boss while the gangster’s seductive moll still has many more dangerous plans for Danny’s future. A film by Hollywood cult director Michael Curtiz.
USA 1958; director: Michael Curtiz; starring: Elvis Presley, Carolyn Jones, Walter Matthau
Photo (c) JMW / Fuchs