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The Elephant Man (2007, original release: 1980)


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Published: [Hollywood, Calif.] : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2007]
Edition:  Widescreen version
Description:  1 videodisc (123 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0883929304332,
Language:  English

A Brooksfilms production

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

Date on container, c2006. Date on DVD label, c2007

DVD version of a 1980 motion picture

Special features (c2001; standard presentation; col. and b & w): The elephant man revealed / with Jonathan Sanger and Mel Brooks (30 min.); Christopher Tucker's workshop (3 min.); narrated photo gallery (5 min.)

Wendy Hiller, Sir John Gielgud, Anthony Hopkins, Anne Bancroft, John Hurt, Freddie Jones, John Standing, Michael Elphick, Hannah Gordon, Helen Ryan, Dexter Fletcher, Leslie Dunlop

Based on the true story of John Merrick, a 19th century Englishman afflicted with a disfiguring congenital disease. With the help of a kindly doctor, he regains some of the dignity he lost during years as a side-show freak

MPAA rating: PG

DVD format. Enhanced for 16:9 TVs. Dolby digital stereo. No chapter access

Closed-captioned. Sound track, English 5.1 surround, English 2.0 surround, or French mono. With optional English subtitles. Closed-captioned

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Additional Credits:
De Vore, Christopher
Bergren, Eric
Lynch, David, 1946-
Sanger, Jonathan
Brooks, Mel, 1926-
Morris, John, 1926-2018
Hopkins, Anthony, 1937-
Bancroft, Anne, 1923-
Hiller, Wendy, 1912-2003
Gielgud, John, 1904-2000
Hurt, John, 1940-2017
Jones, Freddie, 1927-
Standing, John, 1934-
Treves, Frederick, 1853-1923.
Montagu, Ashley, 1905-1999.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Brooksfilms (Firm)

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