Speedway (1968) - (Elvis Presley) Italian locandina
This is a 13" x 26" Italian locandina poster made to promote the 1968 Norman Taurog film Speedway written by Phil Shuken and starring Elvis Presley as Steve Grayson. Plot summary: Steve Grayson is a successful race car driver who gets into trouble with the IRS through its agent Susan Jacks [Nancy Sinatra]. As John Lennon said, they killed Elvis ten years earlier in 1958 when he went into the Army.
Cast and crew: Norman Taurog, Phil Shuken, Elvis Presley, Nancy Sinatra, Bill Bixby, Gale Gordon, William Schallert, Victoria Paige Meyerink, Ross Hagen, Carl Ballantine, Poncie Ponce, Harry Hickox, Christopher West, Beverly Powers, Richard Petty, Buddy Baker, Cale Yarborough