Elvis Presley | The Searcher is a 2-part, 3 hour HBO documentary Blue-ray (also released on DVD) on Elvis Presley, one of the most iconic musicians of all time, and follows his musical journey from his childhood to his final recording session in 1976. Featuring over 20 new interviews with Priscilla Presley, Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen, Emmylou Harris, his former band members and childhood friends.
The filmmakers were given unprecedented access to Graceland and hours of unseen archival video footage and unreleased recordings.
• Produced by and made alongside Priscilla Presley so this is the most official, definitive documentary about Elvis.
• Featuring an original score by Mike McCready, lead guitarist of Pearl Jam.
'He was a boy from Tupelo who grew up to become the biggest star in music. Along the way, he absorbed a staggering range of influences, creating a revolutionary sound in his lifelong search for self-expression.
Following his creative journey from childhood through the final 1976 Jungle Room recording sessions, Elvis Presley: The Searcher includes never-before-seen photos and footage from private collections worldwide, including stunning atmospheric shots taken inside Graceland, Elvis' iconic home, and more than 20 new interviews with Priscilla Presley and the many artists, session players, producers, engineers and directors who knew him or who were profoundly influenced by him'.