No circus woman can resist a veterinarian
almost 2 years
Didn't hold a candle to the book but pretty good otherwise.
over 3 years
a beautiful and moving story
Nice enough movie, but kinda like the circus version of Titanic. Christoph Waltz is great.
Not a bad version of the book, but was missing the rather nasty Uncle Al.
Annika Løchte Taylor
The bad karaoke of moviemaking. Amazing story, but poor acting and no chemistry whatsoever
almost 6 years
Epic romance, the love for animals, and knowing that you'll go to anything for true love.
beautiful and eye-opening film. the acting is second to none, for sure
Water for Elephants is a 2011 American romantic drama film based on Sara Gruen's novel of the same name, directed by Francis Lawrence, from a screenplay by Richard LaGravenese. It stars Reese Witherspoon, Robert Pattinson and Christoph Waltz.
The film was released in the United States and Canada on April 22, 2011, and received mixed to positive reviews from film critics; it garnered a "Fresh" rating on Rotten Tomatoes based upon aggregated reviews, and a rating of "mixed or average reviews" at Metacritic.
Flashback to the prohibition era, during the Great Depression, where a 23-year-old Polish American Jacob (Robert Pattinson) is a Cornell student. During his final exam, he is informed that his parents have been killed in a car crash. His father (Ilia Volok) has left huge debts, and the bank forecloses on Jacob's home. Feeling there is no point in returning to school and having no home, he jumps onto a passing train where he meets Camel (Jim Norton).
In the morning, Jacob discovers...