The King @ 2:30pm

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  • Date/Time:
    • Sunday November 18, 2018
      2:30 pm - 4:19 pm
  • Location: GTCN channel 2.3
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Summary Sentence: Elvis Presley's stardom and the cultural shockwave he created is examined forty years after his death on a musical road trip in his Rolls Royce. Also: a look at his diverse fan base, both black and white in a time when racial tension was at its peak.

Full Summary: Forty years after the death of Elvis Presley, two-time Sundance Grand Jury winner Eugene Jarecki’s new film takes the King’s 1963 Rolls-Royce on a musical road trip across America. From Memphis to New York, Las Vegas, and beyond, the journey traces the rise and fall of Elvis as a metaphor for the country he left behind. In this groundbreaking film, Jarecki paints a visionary portrait of the state of the American Dream and a penetrating look at how the hell we got here. A diverse cast of Americans, both famous and non, join the journey, including Alec Baldwin, Rosanne Cash, Chuck D, Emmylou Harris, Ethan Hawke, Van Jones, Mike Myers, and Dan Rather, among many others. GTCN Movie Schedule The King (2017) - IMDb

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Forty years after the death of Elvis Presley, two-time Sundance Grand Jury winner Eugene Jarecki’s new film takes the King’s 1963 Rolls-Royce on a musical road trip across America. From Memphis to New York, Las Vegas, and beyond, the journey traces the rise and fall of Elvis as a metaphor for the country he left behind. In this groundbreaking film, Jarecki paints a visionary portrait of the state of the American Dream and a penetrating look at how the hell we got here. A diverse cast of Americans, both famous and non, join the journey, including Alec Baldwin, Rosanne Cash, Chuck D, Emmylou Harris, Ethan Hawke, Van Jones, Mike Myers, and Dan Rather, among many others.

GTCN Movie Schedule

The King (2017) - IMDb

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Georgia Tech Cable Network (GTCN)

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Faculty/Staff, Public, Undergraduate students
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Keywords
GTCN, free movies, flicks, matinee
Status
  • Created By: hchoi339
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Nov 13, 2018 - 12:20pm
  • Last Updated: Nov 13, 2018 - 12:20pm