Million Dollar Quartet

Paramount’s ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ brilliantly offers escape paired with poignancy

Paramount’s ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ brilliantly offers escape paired with poignancy

Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins sing, “We ain’t gonna study war no more. We ain’t gonna study war no more. We ain’t gonna study war no more…” The Negro spiritual dating to the Civil War, often called “Down By the Riverside,” rings through Aurora’s magnificent historical edifice, seemingly imploring the immensely flawed world leadership who threaten any hope for peace.