Elvis & Nixon
2016 - ENGLISH - MOVIE
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. Starring Academy Award® nominee Michael Shannon as Elvis Presley and two-time Academy Award® winner Kevin Spacey as Richard Nixon, comes the untold true story behind this revealing, yet humorous moment in the Oval Office forever immortalized in the most requested photograph in the National Archives. Written by Bleecker Street Elvis & Nixon is a 2016 American English-language Comedy History film starring Michael Shannon, Kevin Spacey, Alex Pettyfer, Johnny Knoxville, Colin Hanks, Evan Peters and Joe Hollier. Autumn Productions in association with Inc., Elevated Films, Holly Wiersma Productions, Johnny Mac & David Hansen Productions and Benaroya Pictures. were the production houses involved in the project along with executive producer(s) Holly Wiersma, Cassian Elwes and Cary Elwes. Elvis & Nixon is written by Joey Sagal, Hanala Sagal and Cary Elwes and it is directed by Liza Johnson. Amazon Studios acquired the distribution rights for the motion picture. Elvis & Nixon was released on 19th May 2016 and takes a screen time of 86 minutes. Elvis & Nixon was made on a budget of $4 million and at the box office it grossed only $1 million. Cinematography was done by Terry Stacey and editing by Michael Taylor and Sabine Hoffman. The music was composed by Ed Shearmur.