A young nurse becomes determined to reach an unresponsive teenage cerebral palsy patient by encouraging her to write to her favorite rock singer, Elvis Presley.
A true story. A courageous story. A love story that will touch you forever.
Did You Know?
Much of the score by John Barry
are variations of the tune for "Aura Lee," which is the song on which Elvis' "Love Me Tender" was based. See more
(Closing dedication) This film is dedicated to Lena for her gift of love and conviction... To Karen for courage and determination... And, above all, to all the Karens everywhere who may need a friend to say "I care"... a friend like you. See more
Love Me Tender
Written by Ken Darby
(uncredited), Vera Matson
, Elvis Presley See more