Vivialasvegas 060511
4.4 / 5 Rated by 13 members
Review from Andrea Szeredy

It's always a treat to see the old musicals, especially when you can visually see what Las Vegas was like back in the day, & how much it has expanded to the modern present day Las Vegas. Ann Margaret was as great as usual with her dancing.

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Review from Brenda Brubaker

A fun time with dance contest, Pink Panther short, and the feature movie with Elvis. Interesting to see how Vegas looked in the early 1960s.

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Review from Kent Jones

"Viva Las Vegas" is a period piece (and who saw *that* one coming?) that is a fun way to spend the afternoon in one of the great old theaters.

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Review from Darryl Kagan

Beautiful old Theater. The movie was as expected, fun and corny with cool shots of early 60's Vegas, and Elvis and Ann Margret. The real highlight was 88 year old "sit down" comedian Jack Carter, preceding the film. It would be great to have an...continued

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Review from Calvin Long

I saw this movie for Ann Margaret. And, she did not disappoint. She is gorgeous and comes out in a bikini, shorts, skirts, and leotards. The music is fine, and there are some good numbers bantered between Ann and Elvis. The acting and dancing...continued

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Review from Goldstar Member

Totally loved seeing Viva Las Vegas on the big screen. This movie is a jewel--I felt like I was back in the early 'sixties. The musical performances by Elvis and Ann-Margaret are excellent.
The Alex Theatre (first time I was there) was the...continued

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Review from JACK

Enjoyed Jack Carter's performance prior to the showing of the movie. As old as he is, he still has it. We laughed out load.

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Review from Karla Barron

What a fun movie in a lovely theatre. Thanx much!

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Review from cagsevil

I could not beleiev this was just a movie, not anything live, like i thought it was.....it was in a very old smelly theatre and teh screen was very blurry. I did not enjoy it and left very early.

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Review from Goldstar Member

Nice 35mm print of this classy musical. Top production values. People at the Alex Film Society are talented and dedicated.

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Review from Hilda Markowitz

They were tickets for special people that got married in Vegas by an Elvis impersonator and having the extras after the movie put them in heaven. They hope you will have more movies with actors coming also. There have been several over the years...continued

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Review from Rick Kohlschmidt

ELVIS LIVES! Thank you or the great night....and for including JACK CARTER in the fun!

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