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Title Elvis [videorecording] : the Ed Sullivan shows / an Andrew Solt production in association with Sofa Entertainment ; produced in association with Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. a CKX Company ; producer, Greg Vines.

Imprint Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, [2006].


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 GDL Brand Library DVD    MA PRES ELV P30DVD    Available
Description 3 videodiscs (ca. 180 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([8] : ill., ports. ; 18 cm)
Note Originally broadcast on The Ed Sullivan show 1956-1957.
1 booklet (unpaged : ill. ; 18 cm.) in container pocket.
Special features: Disc 1. Remembering Ed and Elvis ; Why Ed didn't host Elvis' first appearance -- Disc 2. Elvis and Ed: intros and promos ; Caught on celluloid: the first moving pictures of Elvis Presley -- Disc. 3. Jerry Schilling's home movies ; Special Elvis moments ; Production stills ; Documents from the Graceland archives ; Documents from the Sullivan archives.
Contents Disc 1. Sept. 9, 1956. Introduction by Charles Laughton ; The Brothers Amin (acrobats) ; Dorothy Sarnoff sings "Something wonderful" from The king and I ; Big move to the Big M: Mercury ; The Vagabonds "Up the lazy river" ; Elvis Presley "Don't be cruel" ; Elvis Presley "Love me tender" ; Conn and Mack (tap-dancing duo) ; Safe buy used car: Lincoln Mercury ; Charles Laughton reads "The little girl and the wolf" ; Amru Sani "I'm in the mood for love ; Carl Ballantine (comedy and magic) ; "A word about next weeks show" ; Tody the dog (novelty act) ; Wherever you live! The Big M ; Elvis Presley "Ready Teddy" ; Elvis Presley "Hound dog" ; end credits -- Disc 2. Oct. 28, 1956. Introduction ; The Little Gaelic Singers ; 1957 Mercury with dream-car design ; Elvis Presley "Don't be cruel" ; Elvis Presley "Love me tender" ; SeƱor Wences ; The 1957 Lincoln ; Elvis Presley "Love me" ; Joyce Grenfell "Countess of Cotley" ; "Happy to make your acquaintance" from the Broadway musical The most happy fella ; "Big D" from the broadway musical The most happy fella ; The Big Mercury for '57 ; "A word about next week's show ; Elvis Presley "Hound dog" ; The one and only Unus! ; Taking a bow ; end credits -- Disc 3. Jan. 6, 1957. Introduction ; Elvis Presley Medley: "Hound dog, Love me tender, Heartbreak Hotel" ; Elvis Presley "Don't be cruel" ; Ventriloquist Arthur Worsley ; Ed Sullivan impressionist Will Jordon ; Safe buy used car: Lincoln Mercury ; Carol Burnett ; Elvis Presley "Too much" ; Elvis Presley "When my blue moon turns to gold again" ; Sugar Ray Robinson ; Dancer Nanci Crompton ; Leny Eversong "El Cubanchero" ; Clown act "The Six Gutis" ; Taking a bow ; Comedy dance by Bory and Bor ; Leny Eversong "Jezebel" ; A dream car in dream land: Mercury ; "A word about next weeks's show" ; Elvis Presley "Peace in the valley" ; end credits.
Performer Elvis Presley, vocals, guitar ; various additional performers.
Summary Presents the three The Ed Sullivan Show programs in which Elvis Presley appeared.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Subject Presley, Elvis, 1935-1977.
Rock musicians -- United States.
Rock music -- To 1961.
Genre/Form Variety shows (Television programs)
Added Author Solt, Andrew.
Vines, Greg.
Presley, Elvis, 1935-1977.
Sullivan, Ed, 1901-1974.
Laughton, Charles, 1899-1962.
Sarnoff, Dorothy.
Sani, Amru.
Ballantine, Carl.
Grenfell, Joyce, 1910-1979.
Worsley, Arthur.
Jordon, Will.
Burnett, Carol.
Robinson, Sugar Ray, 1920-1989.
Crompton, Nancy.
Eversong, Leny.
Elvis Presley Enterprises.
CKX Company.
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Brothers Amin (Acrobats)
Vagabonds (Musical group)
Conn and Mack (Performing group)
Little Gaelic Singers of County Derry.
Six Gutis (Performing group)
Bory and Bor (Performing group)
Added Title Ed Sullivan show (Television program)
Standard No. 014381373028
Music No. ID3730XSDVD Image Entertainment

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