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Elvis: That's the Way It Is (1970)

Concert footage and backstage documentary of singer Elvis Presley.

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Himself - Musician
Glen D. Hardin ...
Himself - Musician (as Glen Hardin)
Charlie Hodge ...
Himself - Musician (as Charley Hodge)
Jerry Scheff ...
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Ronnie Tutt ...
Himself - Musician
John Wilkinson ...
Himself - Musician
Millie Kirkham ...
Herself - Background Vocalist
Estell Brown ...
Herself - Background Vocalist (as The Sweet Inspirations)
Sylvia Shemmell ...
Herself - Background Vocalist (as The Sweet Inspirations)
Ann Williams ...
Herself - Background Vocalist (as The Sweet Inspirations)
Roger Wiles ...
Himself - Background Vocalist (as The Imperials)
Jim Murray ...
Himself - Background Vocalist (as The Imperials)
Joe Moscheo ...
Himself - Background Vocalist (as The Imperials)
Armando Morales ...
Himself - Background Vocalist (as The Imperials)
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Concert footage and backstage documentary of singer Elvis Presley.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

11 November 1970 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Elvis: That's the Way It Was  »

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

During the film, a shipment of albums can be seen being loaded onto a truck. These were not Elvis albums. See more »

Quotes

Sammy Davis, Jr., Himself: [Talking to Elvis, backstage, after the show] You started to rev up and never stopped.
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Connections

Featured in This Is Elvis (1981) See more »

Soundtracks

What'd I Say?
Written by Ray Charles
Performed by Elvis Presley
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Superb rockumentary
18 January 2000 | by (Oakland CA) – See all my reviews

Elvis' Vegas period is constantly sneered at, but here's the proof that the King could still deliver the goods at this stage in his career. A few of the ballads are ill-advised but there are barnstorming versions of That's All Right Mama, You've Lost That Loving Feeling, and many others. Try it...you'll like it!


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