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Elvis Stories (1989)

Starting with the music video "Elvis is Everywhere" by Mojo Nixon, the film then goes into a series of spoofs of tabloid Elvis stories: "Elvis is John Lennon", "Hairdresser Possessed by Elvis" and others.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jeremy Piven ... Lenny
Jeff Kahn ... Kopekee / Morty
John Cusack ... Corky
Amy Stiller ... Checkout Girl
Granville Thompson Granville Thompson ... Melvis
Joel Murray ... Shopping Elvis / Paul
Paul Greco ... Paxton Busby
Chris Barnes ... Petty Thief
Judy Scott Judy Scott ... Girl at Bus Stop
David Pasquesi ... Hal Moldman
Ben Stiller ... Bruce
Andy Dick ... Allen
Bill Cusack ... Dr. Lundy
Louise Tomaska Louise Tomaska ... Client
Ron Dean ... Lester
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Starting with the music video "Elvis is Everywhere" by Mojo Nixon, the film then goes into a series of spoofs of tabloid Elvis stories: "Elvis is John Lennon", "Hairdresser Possessed by Elvis" and others.

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USA

Language:

English

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some good, some not so good
13 January 2004 | by rsime1See all my reviews

It has been a little while since I have watched this collection of shorts, but I definitely haven't forgotten it. If you're an Elvis fan or someone amused by the "sightings" of The King, you'll enjoy this. I won't describe each short story but I can tell you that you'll get a mixed bag. Some of them aren't too entertaining, while some are hysterical. My personal favorite is Corky (John Cusack) and his "Elvis Patties." Jeremy Piven helps make this a great segment. Keep an eye out for flying food particles!! This video is also a "Who's Who?" of well-known comics/actors. Just check out the cast list and you'll find out why there are some great nuggets to be found on "Elvis Stories."


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