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Eddie Presley (1992)

Unrated | | Comedy, Drama | March 1992 (USA)
An Elvis impersonator with a wounded psyche, unflinching in his quest to keep the King's spirit alive bets it all on one night of glory, a headlining spot at dingy Tinseltown dive.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Eddie Presley
Robert Lowden ... Spray Painter
... Homeless Man
Enrique Angel Torres ... Homeless Man in Stairway
... Cook (as Pat Zimmerman)
... Sid
Melissa Cooper ... Aspiring Actress #1
... Tyranny (as Stacie Bourgeois)
Julie Rhodes ... Foxey (as Julie Rhode-Browne)
Lee Zimmerman ... Street Puppeteer
Will Huston ... Ace (as William Leon Edwards)
... Captain Starch
... Guard
Gilberto Rodriquez ... Guard (as Gilbert Rodriguez)
... Guard
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An Elvis impersonator with a wounded psyche, unflinching in his quest to keep the King's spirit alive bets it all on one night of glory, a headlining spot at dingy Tinseltown dive.

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"Deep down we all want to be The King."

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surprisingly great indie film
13 August 2005 | by See all my reviews

I'd never previously heard of this 1992 film before literally stumbling across it recently on Amazon.com, while doing a search for a different movie title, and based on what I read about it, I decided to take a chance and ordered it on DVD. Well, what a pleasant surprise, as I found "Eddie Presley" to be an absolutely wonderful film! This has got to be one of the most powerful, and realistic films I've ever seen about the "harsh realities" of trying to make it in the entertainment business,(music in particular), or really life in general, and I was completely taken aback by the power of it, though I'll admit it was quite depressing in many ways as well. The emotional feelings I got from it actually reminded me a lot of how I felt watching "Raging Bull",which happens to be one of my all time favorite films, and I can't recommend "Eddie Presley" highly enough!! 10 out of 10.


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