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Summer Reading Program Film Series: Jailhouse Rock (1957)

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Public Library ABQ-Bernco Presents 

  • FREE- Summer Reading Program Film Series

Jailhouse Rock (1957) 

Vince Everett is serving a one-year jail sentence for manslaughter. While in the big house, his cellmate, a former country singer, introduces him to the record business. Everett takes to it so well that he decides to become a singer when he gets out. However, he is quickly disillusioned by the record business. But with the help of a new friend, he decides to form his own label, and soon becomes an overnight sensation. But when he becomes a superstar, will his desire for fame and money cause him to forget the people who got him there? Written by <jgp3553@excite.com>

  • Not Rated 
  • 1hr 36min
  • Stars:
    • Elvis Presley, Judy Tyler, Mickey Shaughnessy