Elvis '68 comeback special
    (2004, original release: 1968)



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Movies DVD/SOUND/PRESLEY Available


New York, NY : BMG Strategic Marketing Group, [2004]
Deluxe edition
3 videodiscs (approximately 440 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
6308542849 82876-60924-9, 828766092493

"Available for the first time ..."--Insert

disc 1. The original Elvis television special ; both Black leather sit-down shows in their entirety featuring jam sessions with original band-mates Scotty Moore, D.J. Fontana, and friends -- disc 2. Both Black leather stand-up shows in their entirety featuring Elvis performing solo on stage ; the complete, raw form, used and unused takes: Trouble/Guitar man opening ; If I can dream show closer ; "Huh-huh-huh" promotional tag for the television special (all takes) ; If I can dream bonus music video created for this DVD -- disc 3. Complete, raw form, used and unused takes: Gospel production number ; Guitar man production number

"When in June 1968 Elvis Presley made a television special to be aired in December of the same year, he accomplished two things. He saved his career, and he made the best music of his life"--Insert

Special features: previously unseen material; outtakes, false starts, alternate stagings of the skits and dramatized musical numbers; If I can dream - special music video combining white-suit finale with Black-leather performance footage; Dolby stereo or Dolby 5.1; scene selection

Producer/director, Steve Binder ; writers, Allan Byle, Chris Beard ('68 special) ; directors, Gary Hovey, Todd Morgan ; producer, Ray Miller (deluxe edition)

Elvis Presley, vocals, guitar ; with additional musicians and featured artists

Originally taped June 1968 and aired December 3, 1968 on NBC


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