2 wins & 1 nomination.
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Jennifer Jason Leigh,
Michael Ray Rhodes
Sarah Jessica Parker,
A drama set in the American South, where a precocious, troubled girl finds a safe haven in the music and movement of Elvis Presley.
Every heart has an awakening. Every soul needs a song.
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Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for a disturbing sexual assault of a young girl, and brief sexuality
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22 January 2007 (USA)
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Opening Weekend USA: $13,744,
21 September 2008, Limited Release
Gross USA: $128,092, 7 December 2008
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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The 45 rpm record that Lewellen's father gave her in the truck (supposedly by Elvis on RCA) is apparently a reissue of an original which did not exist at the time. See more
I ain't got no money. I can't go see Elvis.
Get it from your dad, can't you?
He ain't got no money, either. I can't go see Elvis.
Don't worry. We'll get the money someways. I'll get the money, I promise! Just don't cry no more, please? Lewellen, please, just don't cry.
Love Me Tender
Written by Elvis Presley
and Vera Matson
Performed by Elvis Presley
Courtesy of The RCA Records Label
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