• Widescreen Weekend: Jailhouse Rock (U)

  • Sat, 14-10-2017 at 13:30
  • National Science and Media Museum
    Little Horton Lane
    BD1 1NQ City of Bradford
Widescreen Weekend: Jailhouse Rock (U) - National Science and Media Museum - Bradford

Shot in beautiful black and white CinemaScope, Jailhouse Rock was Elvis Presley’s third film—but arguably his most famous.Elvis steals the show as Vince, a construction worker sentenced to jail for manslaughter, who rises to fame after learning to sing and play guitar from fellow cellmate and country singer Hunk Houghton (Mickey Shaughnessy).