The Week Elvis Died (1997)

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Set in England in 1977, a bittersweet look at life from a child's point of view. A ten year-old girl from a dysfunctional family is bullied at school by another girl and her gang. Her only comforts are her descant recorder, her rabbit Elvis and her adoration for the disc jockey Tony Blackburn.

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