'Follow That Dream' Turns 55 - New Graceland Blog

April 06, 2017

Look out – here come the Kwimpers!

Did you know that “Here Come the Kwimpers” was almost the title of Elvis’ ninth movie, “Follow That Dream”? The movie premiered in April 1962, followed by a nationwide release on May 23 – so this year marks the movie’s 55th anniversary.

In “Follow That Dream,” Elvis plays Toby, a member of the rag-tag Kwimper family.

Learn more about the making of the film, Elvis' co-stars and much more in this week's Graceland Blog.

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