Newly Restored & Remastered for DVD (16 x 9 2.0 Letterbox) as seen in the theatrical release and with Dolby Digital Audio (5.1 Surround).
15 cities. 15 nights. Catch him if you can! The show is over but the fans cry out for what every Elvis Presley fan wants. More! Then, an announcer speaks the words the packed house doesn’t want to hear: 'Elvis has left the building'. But what an incredible show lingers in minds and hearts. Elvis on Tour is the Golden Globe-winning Best Documentary chronicle of Presley's whirlwind 15-cities/15-nights 1972 tour. They are nights to remember, paced here with more than 25 numbers that embrace the rocker Elvis, the gospel Elvis, the ballad Elvis, even the kung-fu Elvis. In between tour stops come more moments to treasure--montage sequences (supervised by Martin Scorsese) showcasing Presley's early career and movies. More!
Actors: Elvis Presley, Bill Baize, Estell Brown, James Burton, Ed Enoch
Directors: Pierre Adidge, Robert Abel
Writers: Pierre Adidge, Robert Abel
Producers: Robert Abel, Pierre Adige, Sidney Levin
Elvis On Tour is a documentary of a concert tour encompassing fifteen cities in as many nights. Combines performance footage with tapes of television shows, clips from early Presley films, other memorabilia of the great Elvis, and finally, a clear glimpse of the superstar at work.
Directed Robert Abel
Producer Pierre Adidge
Associate Producer Sidney Levin
James Burton .... Lead Guitar, John Wilkinson .... Rhythm Guitar, Glen D. Hardin .... Piano, Charlie Hodge .... Guitar and Vocal, Jerry Scheff .... bass guitar, Ronnie Tutt .... Drums, Sweet Inspirations .... Backing Vocals, J.D Sumner & Stamps Quartet .... Backing Vocals, Kathy Westmoreland .... Backing Vocals, Orchestra conducted by Joe Guercio. Elvis' Assistants: Vernon Presley, Joe Esposito, Jerry Schilling, Sonny West, Red West, James Caughley, Lamar Fike, Marvin Gamble.