Fun in Acapulco Poster

Release Date: 1963

DVD Release Date: January 7th, 2003

PG|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
After being fired from his job performing aboard a boat in Acapulco, Mike Windgren (Elvis Presley) is forced to take a job as a lifeguard at a nearby resort. When another lifeguard, Moreno (Alejandro Rey), grows jealous of Mike for upstaging him and moving in on his girl (Ursula Andress), the two clash. Mike soon discovers that Moreno is a champion cliff diver, a feat which leads Mike to confront his fear of heights and attempt a dive himself, hoping to mend fences with Moreno.

Cast: Elvis Presley, Ursula Andress, Paul Lukas, Alejandro Rey, Elsa Cárdenas, Larry Domasin, Robert Carricart, Teri Hope

Director: Richard Thorpe

Genres: Musical comedy

Production Co: Paramount

Keywords: 1960s, Hotel, Competition, Charming, Melodramatic, Love interest, Daughter, Rivalry, Amusing, Transformation, Love