Elvis Gold Collection 3 DVD UK release
This definitive biography is crammed with rare archive footage of Elvis in action in live performances from throughout his career; from the USS Hancock to his legendary 68 comeback special and capturing his renowned charm and charisma from famous movies. Encompassing his rise to fame, his military service, his turbulent home life, his triumphant return to the stage and finally his tragic death in 1977 at the age of just 42, this programme covers it all in a celebration of everything that Elvis has given us. Elvis Presley arrived with a new sound and style that changed popular culture forever. With his unique mix of musical styles and uninhibited performances that captured a generation s imagination, Elvis rocketed to fame and his musical legacy lives on to this day. This is the tale of how a shy, mild mannered country boy from Mississippi became one of the world s most celebrated musicians. This complete account of Elvis life is an absolute must buy for any fan. Featuring live performances of some of his greatest hits, such as Heartbreak Hotel, Stuck On You, Hound Dog and All Shook Up. ELVIS - A MILTON BERLE TV SHOW SPECIAL - Milton Berle nicknamed Uncle Miltie' was a comedian who dominated American television in the 1950's, earning him the title 'Mr. Television'. His career spanned over 80 years on stage, in film and on radio, but it was 'The Milton Berle Show' where he made his lasting mark. On the 3rd of April 1956, Elvis Presley appeared as a star guest on The Milton Berle Show from the deck of the USS Hancock, and again on June 5th. Elvis caused huge controversy with viewers and the press after a sensuous performance with his now famous gyrating hit moves. Featuring some of Elvis Presley's most famous and best loved songs including Shake, Rattle and Roll, Heartbreak Hotel and Blue Suede Shoes. Take a step back in time to the birth of Rock n' Roll when the King was taking the world by storm. ELVIS - SINATRA WELCOME HOME ELVIS TV SPECIAL - When Elvis Presley burst onto the music scene in 1956, he shocked a nation and inspired a generation. With his unique performing style, he defined an era and his influence is still felt throughout the musical world today. In 1958, Elvis left a void when he was drafted into military service and stationed in Germany. So it was no surprise that when he returned to the world stage his army of adoring fans were waiting for him. His profile was so great that Frank Sinatra invited him to appear on his hugely popular TV show as his main guest. Join Sinatra in the ' Welcome Home Elvis' (from National Service) TV special. Rare archive footage captures two of the Twentieth Century s most recognisable icons whilst they share the stage in this enchanting piece of television entertainment history. The show also features Sammy Davis Jr and Nancy Sinatra. This TV special contains a number of memorable live performances from Elvis including an amazing duet with Sinatra himself. This is programme is a must for all Elvis fans.