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TCM Pays Tribute to Elvis Presley
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Turner Classic Movies to Pay Tribute to Elvis Presley

in Commemoration of 30th Anniversary of His Death

wildinthecountry.jpgWhat:     As part of its annual Summer Under the Stars festival, Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will honor the King of Rock n' Roll with a 24-hour marathon of films set to air Thursday, Aug. 16, beginning at 6 a.m. (ET).   That day marks the 30th anniversary of Elvis Presley's passing, and TCM will get things all shook up with movies and specials starring the legendary actor and musician. The line-up features an array of films, including his breakout performance in Jailhouse Rock (1957) and films co-staring Nancy Sinatra, Ann-Margret, Hope Lange, Tuesday Weld and Shelley Fabares.

When:     Thursday, Aug. 16

              6 a.m.-   Stay Away Joe (1968)

              7:45 a.m.  -   Charro! (1969)

              9:30 a.m.    -   Elvis:   That's the Way It Is - Special Edition (2001)

              11:15 a.m.  -   Speedway (1968)

              1 p.m.  -  Double Trouble (1967)

              2:45 p.m.  -   Spinout (1966)

              4:30 p.m.  -  Harum Scarum (1965)

              6:15 p.m.    -   Kissin' Cousins (1964)

              8 p.m.  -  Jailhouse Rock (1957)

              10 p.m. -  Viva Las Vegas (1964)

              11:30 p.m.  -  Clambake (1967)

              1:30 a.m.  -   Wild in the Country (1961)

              3:30 a.m.    -  That's Entertainment III (1994)

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