Elvis Presley The King (Blu-ray) R

The rise of a king, the fall of an empire.
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Format:  Blu-ray
item number:  6R9KG
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Blu-ray Disc Features:

  • Rated: R
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 47 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
  • Released: October 2, 2018
  • Originally Released: 2018
  • Label: Oscilloscope
  • Note: The King was Here - a video series produced by The King team:
    • Detroit - with Robert Bradley's Blackwater Surprise
    • Hollywood - with M. Ward
    • Nashville - with Emi Sunshine and The Rain/Emi Sunshine solo
    • NewYork - with Immortal Technique
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 2.35
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
    • Dolby Digital Surround - English
    • DTS HD Master Audio - English
    • Subtitles - English

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Entertainment Reviews:

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Total Count: 133
The American Dream is a conceit that’s woven into the fabric of the country....Eugene Jarecki uses the life of Elvis Presley as an allegory for the lifespan of America, and the death of that dream. -- Grade: A-
A.V. Club
Jun 20, 2018
In the documentary THE KING, filmmaker Eugene Jarecki holds up Elvis Presley as a prism through which he attempts to refract issues of racial, economic and class polarization.
Washington Post
Jul 11, 2018
Rating: B -- The kind of questionable interpretation of Shakespeare that would probably have the Bard scratching his head. Full Review
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Dec 11, 2019
Edgerton plays Falstaff's drunken buffoonery as an old warrior's self-medication, not a fool's personality. But most of all I liked the fight scenes, which unromantically depict the grim, ugly slog of medieval combat. Full Review
ScreenHub
Dec 11, 2019
Rating: 9/10 -- For fans of historical drama and medieval action, The King is a must-see. Full Review
Fiction Machine
Nov 28, 2019
This handsomely mounted biopic is an overall muddled depiction of a critical period in European history. Full Review
Cinemalogue
Nov 29, 2019
Rating: 3.65 -- I'm liking the Netflix option on my TV. Full Review
Reno News and Review
Dec 5, 2019

Product Description:

Elvis Presley's stardom and the cultural shockwave he created is examined for. His audiences were both black and white in a time when racial tension was at its peak. Forty years after his death, his Rolls Royce is driven across the U.S. Featuring Alec Baldwin, James Carville, Ethan Hawke, Lana Del Rey, and more. Directed by Eugene Jarecki.

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  • UPC: 857490005721
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