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R| 1 hr. 32 min.

Plot Summary
After falling into a lengthy coma following a freak accident involving hip gyration, a now aged Elvis Presley (Bruce Campbell) wakes up in an East Texas nursing home, where he befriends Jack (Ossie Davis), an African-American senior who claims to be President John F. Kennedy. After residents of their quiet retirement community start dying of dubiously unnatural causes, Elvis and Jack discover that the perpetrator is Bubba Ho-Tep (Bob Ivy), an Egyptian mummy with murderous intentions.

Cast: Bruce Campbell , Ossie Davis , Bob Ivy , Reggie Bannister , Larry Pennell , Heidi Marnhout , Ella Joyce , Harrison Young

Director: Don Coscarelli

Genres: Comedy, Horror

Distributor: MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc., Vitagraph Films, Silver Sphere Corp.

Bubba Ho-Tep (2002)

Release Date: September 26th, 2003|1 hr. 32 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Surprisingly good as a quirky triumph of human spirit. show more

  • 63
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Much of the film is sub-sophomoric, but Campbell and Davis give hilarious deadpan performances. show more

  • 80
    The Hollywood Reporter

    A zinger-filled crowd-pleaser that open-minded Elvis fans (but by no means all) will have fun with. show more

  • December 20, 2011 buzzdaly
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    an amazing confluence of elvis, jfk and an ancient soul ******* mummy facing off in a nursing home is the basis for this incredibly engaging tale. bruce campbell and ossie davis show their outrageous acting chops in a movie that defines over-the-top entertainment. a must see for anyone ********** in bizarre epics.

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