FILM: Return of the King

10/10/16 - 11/21/16

Recurring weekly on Monday

6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Grandview Heights Public Library

1685 W. First Ave., Columbus, OH 43212

(614) 486-2951


Mondays, October 10-November 21 (except 10/31), 6:30 pm Meeting Room Elvis this series of feature films starring the King of Rock 'n' Roll at his crooning best. 10/10: Viva Las Vegas (1964). Elvis costars with Anne Margaret in this lively romance set in Sin City. 6 pm: Come early for Elvis karaoke with the King himself! 10/17: Jailhouse Rock (1957). Elvis plays a young hoodlum who becomes a rock 'n' roll sensation in this grittier than usual musical. 10/24: King Creole (1958): New Orleans is the setting this time, with Elvis playing a nightclub singer involved with some local thugs. 10/31: No film. See you at the library's Howlin' Halloween! 11/07: Blue Hawaii (1961). A returning G.I. would rather surf (and sing) than go to work at his father's fruit company. 11/14: MYSTERY TITLE (1956) [Love Me Tender]. Elvis' first film is a post-Civil War drama costarring Debra Paget and Richard Egan. Hint: It's named after one of the singer's most popular tunes. 11/21: This Is Elvis (1981). This Elvis documentary features interviews and performances as well as multiple actors playing the King at various stages (pun intended) in his career.