Johnny, a 17 year old boy, succeeds in kidnapping Elvis Presley and thus convinces him to meet her mother who is a fan of his and has to stand difficult times at that moment. Written by
1972. My family needed some help, my town needed a hero, and my band needed a break. So I borrowed Mom's pink Cadillac and I kidnapped Elvis Presley, and our lives were never the same again.
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The beginning of the film says it is a fable about Elvis Presley. A fable is a story that features animals or inanimate objects that behave like humans. See more
When I first met you, I didn't like you at all. I thought you were the most arrogant, selfish, ungrateful little bastard I'd ever met.
Then I started to remember how much I was like that at your age.
Elvis, man. What happened at the talent show - thanks. I know you did that for me.
Hell no, kid. I didn't do that for you. I did that for rock and roll.
Referenced in Making of 'Bubba Ho-tep'
Written by Mickey Newbury
Performed by Elvis Presley
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