25 best Elvis movies ever

35 years after his death, these films are making sure the King is alive on our screens. Long live Elvis

Whether you believe Elvis is dead or alive, we can all agree on this: there ain't nothin' but a good film to celebrate the King. Here are 25 of our favourites.

Blue Hawaii (1961)

Blue Hawaii (1961)

The biggest box office success of the King's movie career, Blue Hawaii is a gritty cop drama set in the ghettoes of… ah, who are we trying to kid: it's a lightweight musical with Elvis strumming a ukelele, looking all tropical and chasing pretty girls in a picturesque setting. And it gets bonus points for casting Angela ‘Murder She Wrote’ Lansbury as his domineering mother.