How to Watch The Elephant Man 1980 Online in The UK

Released: 1980

Rated: PG

8.1/10

Updated: 22nd Nov, 2021
Genres: Biography, Drama
Director: David Lynch

The cast of The Elephant Man

Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft, John Gielgud

What is The Elephant Man about?

John Merrick (whose real name was Joseph, as this is based on a true story) is an intelligent and friendly man, but he is hated by his Victorian-era English society because he is severely deformed. Once he is discovered by a doctor, however, he is saved from his life in a freak show and he is treated like the human being that he really is.

Where to watch The Elephant Man


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