Elvis & Nixon Synopsis
On a December morning in 1970, the King of Rock ’n Roll showed up on the lawn of the White House to request a meeting with the most powerful man in the world, President Nixon.
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Movie Reviews

By cybellbanaag
This film is fun to watch though they should've chosen an actor who looks more like young Elvis Presley. I like watching Kevin Spacey portraying Pres Nixon not President Underwood....

Fell Short of Expectations

By bobmarcoux
The story is combination of fascinating and entertaining. I've read about it before and generally true to story. Spacey as Nixon was well cast with a few humorous moments but no out loud laughter. ...


By cubsfan944
Being a product of the 60s and 70s, I enjoyed this movie lots -- but you don't have to be as old as me to enjoy it, too. :-) I love that this blip in history has been made into a movie. Obviously,...

Charming Movie, Must-See For Elvis Fans

By screenzealots
In December of 1970, Elvis Presley showed up unannounced at the front gates of the White House to request a personal meeting with President Nixon. The story of Presley’s fascination with the FBI and...


By juliehowell
If it wasn't based on a true story you would never believe it!!! Acting was incredible. Music fantastic. Hilarious!!...

I loved this movie

By chads111277
The music alone is worth the price of admission. Add to that a masterfully subtle performance by Shannon, which is not his usual forte. Spacey IS Nixon. I swear I forgot it wasn't really Nixon at...

elvis & nixon

By RoyZab
A good movie. A straight ahead story. A little drama. A little humor. Well paced. Good acting. No caricatures....

I was alive then

By showTex
Sitting there watching I was forced to get away from the screen and think on the actual times. Nixon was so vilified, horribly so by several of the newspapers giving reviews here, that what really...

Elvis He Ain't

By darlafromdallas
The Casting Director must have been out sick the day that actor was hired to play Elvis. Not only is his performance ho-hum, but his version of The King is downright gnarly, with a dull awful black...

Great Nixon, mediocre Elvis

By psterne
I'm a huge Elvis fan, so really wanted to love this movie, but the weakest link was the actor who played Elvis. Kevin Spacey, however, stole the show with his Nixon impersonation....

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Rated R | For Some language.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Entertaining oddball comedy has some strong language.
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