Cover image for The elephant man
Title:
The elephant man
Author:
Lynch, David, 1946-
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Pictures, [2001]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (123 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Based on a true story, the film examines the complex emotional experiences faced by John Merrick, the "Elephant Man" when he is discovered by a dedicated surgeon. Rescued from his degrading life as a circus freak, Merrick is given a chance to live his last years with comfort, respect, and dignity.
General Note:
Widescreen version.

Based on: The elephant man and other reminiscences / by Sir Frederick Treves and in part on The elephant man : a study in human dignity / by Ashley Montagu.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1980.

For specific features see interactive menu.

"01347"--Container.

Closed-captioned.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780792173182
Format :
DVD