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Elvis Presley: The Missing Years [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Elvis Presley
12 of 12 people found the following review helpful
This DVD is an excellent addition to veteran fan's collections. It does have it's limitations however, which probably preclude it's becoming a bestseller.
The narrative is spot-on, very informative and easy to follow. Unfortunately, there is very little footage on-screen throughout this narrative. We get to see the well-known-by-fans clips of Elvis's induction into the army, but after a first run of these in their entirety, they are replayed as 3 second clips again and again, interspersed with still photographs.
Although this does not greatly detract from the narrative content, you will find yourself looking away from the screen whilst you listen to the narrator.
There is an… Read more
Love Me Tender [VHS] <b>VHS</b> ~ Richard Egan
Love Me Tender [VHS] VHS ~ Richard Egan
16 of 16 people found the following review helpful
In this first Elvis movie, we see our hero as a young western farmer, too young to have joined his older brothers fighting in the American Civil War. He and his family believe the eldest brother, Vance, to have been killed a while ago, and Clint (Elvis) falls in love with Cathy, Vance's fiancee. They eventually marry, and then the fun starts, as all 3 older brothers suddenly return home from the now ended war. Vance of course still thinks that Cathy is waiting for him to return so they can marry. A fairly bland, yet pleasant story line, acted well by all involved, including young Elvis, who still has blonde hair at this stage of his career. The descision to add 3 further songs to the title… Read more

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