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
Maybe I oughtta go back to the old way of doing things. Really rock 'em again!
Hell, you can't afford to take a chance like that, E. What about your image?
Can't afford it? Man, when I was broke I could afford to do anything I wanted!
[Bitterly, to himself
Now I'm a millionaire. Can't afford to do a damned thing.
Referenced in Making of 'Bubba Ho-tep'
Written by Mickey Newbury
Performed by Elvis Presley
Courtesy of RCA Records See more