1, 1961 This cobbled-together EP included two songs from his previous motion picture, another straight drama with only four songs in it and no plans for any … [5] A road near Wildwood in Thousand Oaks has been named Flaming Star Avenue after the movie.[6]. Elvis' Flaming Star is the second track of ‘Man It Feels Like Space Again’, Ponds' sixth album. Ev'ry man, has a flaming star. A flaming star, over his shoulder. The other native American. Watch; Flaming Star is directed by Don Siegel and adapted by Nunally Johnson and It hurts to see her go. Flaming Star was made during a period when Elvis tried to downplay the music and emphasize the drama in his movies, and Siegel (who went on … Elvis By Request – Flaming Star Released: Apr. (As though to underscore the point, the two obligatory songs are dispensed with under the opening credits and in the first scene.) $3.40 + $2.80 shipping . "[27], Quentin Tarantino later called the film "a truly great fifties western, and maybe the most brutally violent American western of its era."[28]. I was wondering what in God's name they would do with Elvis Presley In this. 6 product ratings - * OOP * Don Siegel's THE FLAMING STAR - Elvis Presley - RARE TWILIGHT. It was in good working condition when it was put into storage many years ago but has not been tested since. Use the HTML below. [15][16], Flaming Star was initially to include four songs. "[10], Huffaker was asked to make rewrites. $11.40. 1968. There are articles on Kathy Westmoreland, Ed Bonja and Bob Dylan. Flaming Star Songs featured on the EP were 'Flaming Star', 'Summer Kisses, … However, it was permanently banned in cinemas in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania, as colonial government officials in those British territories were concerned that the movie could reignite racial tensions in the aftermath of the recent Mau Mau uprising. A riverboat singer with a weakness for gambling wants to find his lucky red head, but his girlfriend Frankie is not amused. Tape is in used condition with signs of use, age and storage. Blues but did not achieve the same degree of box-office success, reaching number 12 on the Variety box-office survey for the year. "[21] Variety called the plot "disturbingly familiar and not altogether convincing, but the film, attractively mounted and consistently diverting, will entertain and absorb the audience it is tailored for. "I'd always objected to that, but I couldn't say no to the guy," said Johnson. Hopper, Hedda. Blues' are a long way up from 'Jailhouse Rock. Barbara Eden, “God, what a talent he was! Critics agreed that Presley gave one of his best acting performances as the mixed-blood "Pacer Burton", a dramatic role. PRESLEY FACING 'DEMANDING' ROLE New York Times (4 Oct 1960: 49. Pacer soon finds himself caught between the two worlds, part of both but belonging to neither. [11], Presley recorded a theme song, but it was later rerecorded as "Flaming Star", using the same words and melody. Siegel wished that Presley not appear "professional" in those scenes: "He should have an awkwardness and an absence of the Presley mannerisms. In this Western set on the Texas frontier, Pacer Burton (Elvis Presley) is the mixed-race son of a white rancher (John McIntire) and his second wife, Kiowa woman Neddy (Dolores del Río). This issue of one of the most beautiful magazines in the world, the Norwegian Flaming Star continues with their Elvis/Cashbox series. I remember the … A report from the Elvis weekend 2020 and an interview with a Norwegian author, Borge Haugstad, give an extra Scandinavian touch. ELVIS PRESLEY SINGS "FLAMING STAR" 8 TRACK CAMDEN C8S-7010 SOUNDTRACK VG+ RARE. [12], Johnson was contacted when abroad by Huffaker, who had written the original novel. "[26], Johnson eventually saw the film and said he "liked it very much." But 'Flaming Star' and 'G.I. Flaming star, don't shine on me, flaming star. Los Angeles Times 16 Aug 1960: 20. To parties all alone. When fighting breaks out between two cultures in West Texas, the mixed-blood Pacer tries to act as a … or Best Offer +$4.90 shipping. 324, (Jan 1, 1961): 31. 28, Iss. With Elvis Presley, Barbara Eden, Steve Forrest, Dolores del Rio. For more private confessions from the women in Elvis… It was another small step forward for Elvis in … It spent five months available only at select retail stores featuring products by the Singer Sewing Machine Company as a promotional tie-in with Presley's upcoming Christmas television special on the NBCnetwork, which Singer had sponsored. Blues, had been a success at the box office and had led to one of his best-selling albums. And when a man, sees his flaming star. [29] It has also been released internationally on DVD and Blu-ray disc. At the end of the Civil War, a Confederate team is ordered to rob a Union payroll train but the war ends leaving these men with their Union loot, until the Feds come looking for it. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album. A flaming star, over his shoulder. Click for Flaming Star photo gallery at EPSS! A troubled young man discovers that he has a knack for writing when a counselor encourages him to pursue a literary career.