Directed by Gene Nelson
American movie star Johnny Tyrone goes to the Middle East to premiere his new picture. He is seduced by the lovely Aishah, then kidnapped by a man who wants Johnny to help him kill the king.
Johnny encounters a slave girl, Shalimar, who turns out to actually be the king's daughter. When he helps restore order to the government, Johnny and his new royal bride honeymoon in Las Vegas, along with a few of her dancing girls.
Elvis Presley as Johnny Tyronne
GO EAST YOUNG MAN
SHAKE THAT TAMBOURINE
WISDOM OF THE AGES
HEY LITTLE GIRL
SO CLOSE, YET SO FAR (FROM PARADISE)
MY DESERT SERENADE
Harum Scarum is a 1965 American musical comedy film starring Elvis Presley which was shot on the original Cecil B. DeMille set from the film The King of Kings. Some of the film was based on Rudolph Valentino's The Sheik released in 1921. The film reached #11 on the Variety national weekly box office chart, earned $2 million at the box office, and finished #40 on the year end list of the top-grossing films of 1965. The film is listed in Golden Raspberry Award founder John Wilson's book The Official Razzie Movie Guide as one of the The 100 Most Enjoyably Bad Movies Ever Made. The film was released in Europe as Harem Holiday.