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Photos of Elvis in "King Creole" Added to Mobile Apps

May 17, 2013

"King Creole" was Elvis' fourth motion picture and considered one of his finest acting performances. On July 2, 1958, "King Creole" was released nationally and the reviews were the best he ever received through out his acting career. Its impressive list of co-stars and supporting cast included Dolores Hart, Carolyn Jones, Walter Matthau, Dean Jagger and Vic Morrow. It became a top five film at the box office and is regarded as Elvis' finest film. The movie is set in New Orleans and based upon the Harold Robbins novel, "A Stone for Danny Fisher." For the entire month of May, ENCORE will play your favorite films starring the legendary King of Rock 'n' Roll, every night at 8:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. CT. Fans can tune into "King Creole" on Saturday, May 25, for our next Elvis Tweet-A-Long featuring photos, artifacts and fun Elvis trivia. In honor of our next Tweet-A-Long, we've added five photos of Elvis playing the role of Danny Fisher to our Elvis Mobile 2.0 iPhone appElvis Mobile 2.0 Android app, and Elvis for iPad app.

Download the FREE Elvis Mobile apps to enjoy weekly Elvis photo updates, videos, Graceland Beat podcasts and more. Plus, see what’s going on at Elvis’ home in Memphis, Tennessee with two live-cam shots of the Graceland mansion. Visit the Elvis Mobile page on iTunes to download the new iPhone and new iPad app for free!  Visit the Elvis Mobile page in Google Play to download the new Android app for free!