ELECTRIC PERFORMANCE OF ‘GIRLS! GIRLS! GIRLS!’
WATCH Elvis Sing His Praises for Girls Everywhere…
October the 31st 1962 Elvis’s 11th movie ‘Girls, Girls, Girls’ had its World Premiere in Honolulu. The movie was shot in and around Hawaii. Elvis’s 2nd of 3 movies to be shot here on location.
The movie which scripted Elvis in his natural role of handsome bachelor by the name of Ross Carpenter, living a colourful life surrounded by many beautiful and adoring women.
Wow the movie sounds very like Elvis’s real life story!
Ross is a Hawaiian fishing guiding and sailor, who works on a boat called the Westwind.
The boat Westwind that Ross works on is the same boat that him and his father built, and when Ross finds out his boss is to retire, he desperately wants to buy the boat.
Ross being the handsome man that he is, finds himself in a love triangle with two beautiful woman, the insensitive Robin and the sweet Laurel.
The romantic comedy/musical was nominated for a golden globe awards for ‘Best Motion Picture – Musical’ and Elvis received a Golden Laurel for ‘Top Male Musical Performance’
The soundtrack featured one of Elvis’s best known songs ‘Return to Sender’ which was composed by Otis Blackwell & Winfield Scott, Colonel Parker Elvis’s manager knew that this would suit Elvis to a Tee, and he was right.
The song ‘Return to Sender’ made it to number 2 on the Billboard pop singles chart.
Our featured video shows what life was like for Elvis, with many adoring women and Elvis singing the praises for GIRLS! GIRLS! GIRLS!