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Biography Drama Rated: 7+ (PG)19802h 4mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Feel-good Doctor Based On True Story Country: United Kingdom 

A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his "owner" as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous fa├žade, 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.The Elephant Man featuring Anthony Hopkins and John Hurt is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and 2 others. It's a biography and drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 8.1 (233,698 votes).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#878 Ranked Movie

#71 Ranked in Feel-good Movies

#73 Ranked in History Movies

#91 Ranked in Based On True Story Movies

The Elephant Man has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.1 (233,698 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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