Has anyone mentioned Bubba Ho-Tep by Joe Lansdale yet? Elderly Elvis
and black JFK fight the mummy. Bruce Campbell starred in the movie
version. Pretty entertaining.
On Thu, Feb 5, 2009 at 4:56 AM, Steve Novak <Cinefrog@comcast.net> wrote:
> Funny and sad you mention Elvis in this context when we just learned that
> Lux Interior of The Cramps just died yesterday...(
> http://www.thedailyswarm.com/headlines/cramps-lux-interior-rip/ )...and they
> were beyond Elvis¹...
> ...Now I wonder about crime stories and the Rockabilly and Psychobilly
> scene...?...I know of a few French novels with mentions and references but
> not US ones...?
> On 2/4/09 9:00 PM, "Mark Sullivan" <DJ-Anonyme@webtv.net> wrote:
>> Mario asked:
>> "Can Elvisiana be considered a fiction subgenre?"
>> A lot of books involving Elvis: Art Bourgeau wrote a book set at an Elvis
>> impersonators convention; he appears in Neil Gamin and Terry Pratchett's
>> Omens; Gary Panter's Invasion fo the Elvis Zombies graphic novel; there
>> was an
>> Elvis-like character named Kid Creole in a DC comic book a long time ago
>> (blanking on the name); Elvis: The Novel (which I couldn't finish, didn't
>> far at all). There are others, but I can't think of them right now. I once
>> wrote an article about this, think I've still got a copy buried somewhere.
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