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Photographer Greg Nolan moonlights in two full-time jobs to pay the rent, but has trouble finding time to do them both without his bosses finding out.

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Photographer Greg Nolan meets Bernice, and loses both his job and his apartment. However, Bernice manages to get him a new apartment, but it is so expensive that he has to get two full-time jobs. Nolan has trouble finding time to do them both without his bosses finding out. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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ELVIS PRESLEY show you how to Live a Little, Love a Little See more »


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23 October 1968 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Kiss My Firm But Pliant Lips  »

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The film's working title was "Kiss My Firm, But Pliant Lips" (the title of the novel by Dan Greenburg upon which it was based). See more »

Quotes

Ellen: Sagittarius, we're not suited, it would never work out.
Greg Nolan: Let's see if we can't double-cross the stars.
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Referenced in Elvis (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

A Little Less Conversation
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Written by Mac Davis & Billy Strange
Performed by Elvis Presley
Choreographed by Jack Baker
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A little less conversation, a little more singing would have been nice
28 June 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Live a Little, Love a Little was a departure from the normal Elvis Presley travelogues, and this off-the-beaten-track trend continued for the rest of his film career (four films). It's sexy with a more adult theme than usual. Even more unusual, it only has a few songs, including "A Little Less Conversation." I say, if you're going to sing four, sing a few more. It's a movie, it's Elvis, it's not a drama.

Elvis plays a photographer who meets a strange young woman of uncertain name on the beach. His life then takes a series of bizarre turns. Michele Carey is the woman, and she's not only beautiful but very funny as well.

The film is mildly entertaining. Elvis' real life pooch Brutus has a supporting role. He was a superb actor!


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