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Jailhouse Rock

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MPAA Rating: NR
Genre: Musical
Director: Richard Thorpe

A young man, Vince Everett, is convicted of manslaughter after being drawn into a bar fight while trying to defend a woman. In prison, Everett finds salvation when his cellmate, a country singer named Hunk Houghton, hears him sing and pegs him as a future star. Once released, Everett gets a job in a night club and meets Peggy Van Alden, a young woman who works for a record company and who, like Houghton, also sees talent in Everett.

Cast :

  • Elvis Presley
  • Vince Everett
  • Judy Tyler
  • Peggy Van Alden
  • Mickey Shaughnessy
  • Hunk Houghton
  • Vaughn Taylor
  • Mr. Shores
  • Dean Jones
  • Teddy Talbot
  • Jennifer Holden
  • Sherry Wilson
  • Anne Neyland
  • Laury Jackson
  • Peter Adams
  • Jack Lease
Producers :
Pandro S. Berman
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