Water for Elephants (2011)

In this captivating Depression-era melodrama, impetuous veterinary student Jacob Jankowski joins a celebrated circus as an animal caretaker but faces a wrenching dilemma when he's transfixed by angelic married performer Marlena.

Rotten Tomatoes: Fresh 60% / Audience 70%

7/10

Rated PG-13 2 hr 0 mins

GENRES
Drama • Romance
DIRECTION
Francis Lawrence
CAST
Robert Pattinson  •  Reese Witherspoon  •  Christoph Waltz  •  Tatum Etheridge

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CAST & CHARACTERS
Robert Pattinson Jacob Jankowski
Reese Witherspoon Marlena Rosenbluth
Christoph Waltz August Rosenbluth
Tatum Etheridge Jacob's Daughter
Hal Holbrook Old Jacob
Richard Brake Grady
Paul Schneider Charlie
Sam Anderson Mr. Hyde
William Morse Big Top Band (as William Scott Morse)
Jim Norton Camel
Mark Povinelli Kinko / Walter
Karynn Moore Catherine Hale