Trafalgar Releasing and Warner Bros. announced the upcoming release of Elvis: That’s The Way It Is: Special Edition, coming to cinemas across North America from Dec. 3-6. This follows the success of the release earlier in the year across the UK and additional selected territories. The film took the No. 1 spot on the UK cinema box office on night of release, making it the biggest popular music concert release of 2020 at that time.
“Elvis: That’s The Way It Is: Special Edition,” will be screening at the following cinemas in Iowa:
B&B Ankeny 12, 1580 SW Market St., Ankeny
Davenport IMAX, 3601 East 53rd St., Davenport
Jordan Creek Theater, 101 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines
Tickets are on sale now at ElvisThatsTheWayItIs.com, where fans can find the most up-to-date information regarding participating theaters. Event and ticket on-sale dates vary per market and subject to change based on the status of local cinema re-openings.
To celebrate 85 years of Elvis Presley and 50 years since the film’s original 1970 release, the King returns to cinemas – remastered – with Elvis: That’s The Way It Is: Special Edition, an unmissable event for fans.
On July 31, 1970, in Las Vegas, Nevada, Elvis Presley staged a triumphant return to the concert stage from which he had been absent for almost a decade. His series of concerts broke all box office records and completely reenergized the career of the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll.
This feature-length documentary and concert film features performances including “Love Me Tender,” “Heartbreak Hotel” and “Suspicious Minds.” Crossing the footlights, revealing the legendary singer as a man preparing for an emotional career comeback, the fans who travelled from all over the world for this history-making event…. and the electrifying live performance of the man who gave us rock ‘n’ roll.
Elvis Presley is the latest act to be added to Trafalgar Releasing’s roster of acclaimed films featuring the world’s biggest music acts, both contemporary and legacy. Previously announced upcoming films this year include Stevie Nicks 24 Karat Gold The Movie, Idiot Prayer – Nick Cave Alone at Alexandra Palace and Little Mix – LM5: The Tour Film.