Classic Movie Matinee - Jailhouse Rock (1957)
Showings
Mars TheatreSun, Jul 9 3:00 PM Buy Tickets  
 
Event Info
Doors Open:1 hour before showtime
Run Time:1 hour 36 minutes
Ticket Price:$7
Studio:MGM
Year:1957
Cast/Crew
Director:Richard Thorpe
Producer:Pandro S. Berman
Cast:Elvis Presley
Judy Tyler
Mickey Shaughnessy
Vaughn Taylor
Jennifer Holden
Description

A young man, Vince Everett (Elvis Presley), 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 (Mickey Shaughnessy), 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 (Judy Tyler), a young woman who works for a record company and who, like Houghton, also sees talent in Everett.

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