Jailhouse Rock

Jailhouse Rock

Poster for Jailhouse Rock

Elvis Presley musical starring the King as young Vince who, after serving time for manslaughter, is released from prison and becomes a teenage rock star. Presley's third film, it features the iconic black and white dance sequence of the title song. 

1957Rating: PG96 minsUSA
Richard Thorpe ('Ivanhoe', 'Vengeance Valley', The Thin Man Goes Home')
Guy Trosper
Elvis PresleyJudy TylerMickey ShaughnessyVaughn Taylor


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Jailhouse Rock | Reviews

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Time Out

The story, about a rock star with a prison background, was tougher than some of the other Presley pictures, but the musical numbers especially were shot in the MGM tradition, which was totally wrong for rock.

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Jailhouse Rock | Release Details

Jailhouse Rock is now playing in 1 cinema in New Zealand. Jailhouse Rock is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Apple TV.