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Water for Elephants movie poster

Life is the most spectacular show on earth.

In Movie Theaters:Friday, April 22, 2011    in 2,817 theaters   
On Blu-ray & DVD:Tuesday, November 1, 2011
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. . . Marlena Rosenbluth
. . . Jacob Jankowski
. . . Jacob Jankowski (older)
. . . Charlie
. . . Diamond Joe
Companies: 20th Century Fox & 2 more


for moments of intense violence and sexual content.


A 90-year-old man reminisces about his life during the Depression, when he found work at a B-level circus taking care of the animals. He sees the brutality of circus life while falling for the wife of an abusive animal trainer.

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Based on Sara Gruen's Depression-era circus novel. The novel that has climbed atop the paperback bestseller lists, has been optioned by Andrew R. Tennenbaum, a producer of The Bourne Ultimatum.

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