The Elephant Man (1980)

"I am not an animal! I am a human being! I … am … a man!"
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81
A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his "owner" as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous façade, there is revealed a person of great intelligence and sensitivity. Based on the true story of Joseph Merrick (called John Merrick in the film), a severely deformed man in 19th century London.
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Movie Details

Theatrical Release Date:October 3rd, 1980
Original Language:English
Production Companies:Brooksfilms, Paramount, StudioCanal