The untold story of how Elvis Presley transformed Las Vegas, but how
the same city helped to destroy him.
In 1969, Elvis was at the peak of his powers with a stage show at
the Hilton and recordings that crowned him the most famous entertainer
in the world. However, beneath the surface his own demons; and the
schemes of his celebrity manager, Colonel Tom Parker; were taking their
Based in 1970s Vegas and featuring some of Elvis's finest
performances, home movies and rare archive footage, the documentary
reveals a bizarre tale of intrigue and excess, recounted by those
closest to him. It shows how the Vegas experience impacted on Elvis's
spectacular shows, his chart-topping recordings, his volatile
relationship with Parker and his unusual private life; all set against
the glamorous backdrop of a 'Sin City' that would never be the same
Featuring interviews with Priscilla Presley, Colonel Parker's wife
Loanne, the Memphis Mafia, Tom Jones, Nancy Sinatra, songwriters Leiber
and Stoller and many more.