Amazon Studios has released the very first trailer for their upcoming film Elvis &Nixon. The film is based on the one meeting between former President Richard Nixon and Elvis Presley, the King of Rock and Roll on December 21, 1970 during which Presley asked Nixon to be sworn in as an undercover Federal Agent.
The film had enjoyed a limited theatrical run in April this year and had opened to favourable reviews.
It will now be available n Blu-ray and Digital HD on July 19th.
Watch the trailer below :
Video Courtesy : Sony Pictures Entertainment via YouTube
The film is directed by Liza Johnson and stars Kevin Spacey as Richard Nixon, Michael Shannon as Elvis Presley along with Alex Pettyfer, Johnny Knoxville, Colin Hanks, Ashley Benson, Evan Peters, and Sky Ferreira.
Read the official plot synopsis for the film below:
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.