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Water for Elephants is a american film of genre Drama directed by Francis Lawrence released in USA on 22 april 2011 with Reese Witherspoon

Water for Elephants (2011)

Water for Elephants
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Released in USA 22 april 2011
Length 2h2
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Historical,    Romance
Rating69% 3.4503553.4503553.4503553.4503553.450355

Water for Elephants is a 2011 American romantic drama film directed by Francis Lawrence. Richard LaGravenese wrote the screenplay, which was based on Sara Gruen's 2006 novel of the same name. 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.

Synopsis

In 2011, Charlie O'Brien, the proprietor of a small traveling circus encounters an elderly Polish American man named Jacob Jankowski, who has apparently become separated from his nursing home group, which attended the circus earlier that day. The two strike up a conversation and Jacob reveals that he had a career in the circus business and was present during one of the most infamous circus disasters of all time and the circus owner asks him to share his story.

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