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'Elvis & Nixon': New trailer for movie about the day the King met the president

'Elvis & Nixon': New trailer for movie about the day the King met the president

The story behind a photo in the National Archives might not sound initially like the greatest fodder for a feature film, but when the picture in question shows the unlikely meeting in 1970 between President Nixon and Elvis Presley at the White House, suddenly the idea sounds a lot more intriguing.

It was Dec. 21, 1970, and the snapshot of Nixon and Presley is the most-requested image among millions stored in the National Archive. That inspired Amazon Studios and Bleecker Street Media (“Trumbo”) to collaborate on “Elvis & Nixon” and to delve into just how that surreal meeting came about.

In the just-released trailer, which can be seen here, Kevin...

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