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The Elephant Man
The Elephant Man
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THE ELEPHANT MAN

Geregisseerd door David Lynch
Verenigde Staten, 1980
Drama

Synopsis

In Victorian London, Dr. Treves discovers Joseph Merrick in a freak show. Born with a congenital disorder, Merrick uses his disfigurement to earn a living as the “Elephant Man.” Treves takes an interest in Merrick’s condition and welfare, and discovers that his rough exterior hides a refined soul.

Synopsis

In Victorian London, Dr. Treves discovers Joseph Merrick in a freak show. Born with a congenital disorder, Merrick uses his disfigurement to earn a living as the “Elephant Man.” Treves takes an interest in Merrick’s condition and welfare, and discovers that his rough exterior hides a refined soul.

Onze Kijk

From iconic director David Lynch comes this moving and macabre, Oscar®-nominated historical drama, starring a truly unforgettable John Hurt. Examining disfigurement and prejudice, Lynch’s first Hollywood feature will surprise you with its humane and tender melancholy—and scare you with its darkness.