The Elephant Man (1980)
I am not an animal! I am a human being! I... am... a man!
|Title||:||The Elephant Man (1980)|
|Production Countries||:||GB, US , United States of America|
|Plot||:||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.|