Golden oldie Elvis: That’s The Way It Is film screens in cinemas

Elvis: That’s The Way It Is, a feature-length documentary and concert film about the king of rock ‘n’ roll, will be shown in cinemas.

By Gay Bolton
Wednesday, 12th August 2020, 5:30 am
Elvis: That's The Way It Is screens in cinemas and theatres.  Photo courtesy of Trafalgar Releasing.
Elvis: That's The Way It Is screens in cinemas and theatres. Photo courtesy of Trafalgar Releasing.

The screening, on August 13, celebrates 85 years of Elvis Presley and 50 years since the film’s original 1970 release.

On July 31, 1969, in Las Vegas, Nevada, Elvis Presley staged a triumphant return to the concert stage from which he had been absent for almost a decade. His series of concerts broke all box office records and completely re-energised his career.The remastered film features performances including Love Me Tender, Blue Suede Shoes, Heartbreak Hotel and Suspicious Minds.

Elvis: That’s The Way It Is will be shown on August 13 at Cineworld Chesterfield, Showcase Cinema de Lux Derby and Cineworld Sheffield, The film will be shown on August 16 at Derby Odeon and on September 4 at Belper’s Ritz cinema.

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