Water for elephants, review water for elephants is a scrumptious vision of big-top life in the days of the great depression rating . Water for elephants by sara gruen, and the 2011 movie s3 • e17 water for elephants movie review - duration: 6:03 indy mogul 21,545 views 6:03 top 10 favorite books and series - duration. Film review of the highly anticipated movie, water for elephants, which debuts in theaters april 22. Forbidden love is the theme for the movies like 'water for elephants' these tales of love and loss follow characters as they pursue forbidden love due to either being in a relationship or it being unconventional in the case of 'water for elephants' a young man falls for a woman already married to an older cruel man. Robert pattinson and reese witherspoon star in a romance where they let christoph waltz steal the show in water for elephants and jeremy is here to review it for you.
All that said, the movie is well acted the average review is for the script, not the acting this is not a true representation of the book at all water for elephants is so much more than some damsel in distress love story, and her dark, creepy circus guy husband if you like to read, get the book you'll be drawn in and enjoy it. Movie water for elephants during the great depression homeless veterinary student jacob (pattinson) joins a struggling circus and falls in love with its star attraction, animal trainer marlena. Water for elephants is a ridiculous title although it makes more sense when you realise that it's a crossover of two cinematic achievements of the 20th century namely titanic and dumbo. Capturing all of the magic and marvel that circuses must have possessed during the depression, water for elephants is an enormously enchanting experience.
The reel bits [sarah ward and richard gray] the spoiler free movie blog [jade] the voracious filmgoer. Water for elephants is a listless depression-era romance, full of melodrama and predictabilityin theaters nationwide today, this fox 2000 pictures release has some charming moments and great time. Refunds + exchanges bypass the box office line at many theaters with guaranteed tickets if something comes up, you can return or exchange up to two hours before showtime through fandango. Summary: water for elephants presents an unexpected romance in a uniquely compelling setting veterinary school student jacob meets and falls in love with marlena, a star performer in a circus of a bygone era they discover beauty amidst the world of the big top, and come together through their compassion for a special elephant.
One look at the cover for “water for elephants” and three words came to mind: cheesy, melodrama, chick-flick the artwork looks like the cover of a paperback romance, even more so than the sara gruen novel the film was based upon. Review : water for elephants is not a film i expected much from robert pattinsonâ€™s last non-twilight-movie, remember me is without a doubt one of the worst filmâ€™s iâ€™ve seen. Water for elephants is a beautifully produced, compelling romantic drama with, however, conflicted content based on a popular novel, the movie tells in flashback what happened to an old man named jacob in a pivotal year, 1931, when his parents suddenly died in a car accident.
Review: water for elephants is a sort of comeback film for reese witherspoon and a coming out film for robert pattinson, but will it do the trick. The most rewarding way to watch water for elephants is to focus on the sideshow of costumes and craftsmanship, because the romance in the center ring smells like trained animals going through the motions. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing water for elephants near you enter city, state or zip code go fandango fanalert™ sign up for a fanalert and be the first to know when tickets and other exclusives are available in your area movie reviews fan reviews see all fan reviews tell us what you think more info. That antique nature of pattinson’s face gets an antique setting in “water for elephants,’’ a beautiful and boring movie set in a traveling circus during the great depression.
User reviews apr 23, 2011 03:11 am ross said: a water for elephants is the best film i've seen this year superbly acted, perfectly written a compelling story that will keep you interested throughout. Water for elephants takes us back in time, not just because it is set in the 30's but also because the movie is filmed with such quality and attention to detail, it is very much like movies used to be made. “water for elephants,” sara gruen’s lightweight page turner about a depression-era traveling circus, would appear to be a vehicle ready-made for a prestigious family movie on the order of. The reese witherspoon-robert pattinson film will please fans of sara gruen’s best seller, but it lacks the vital spark that would have made the drama truly compelling on the screen.
The movie is based on the popular book ‘ water for elephants’ and is a direction by francis lawrencefrancis lawrence is known for his musical works and is a better director of supernatural thrillers but, as with ‘water for elephants’, the director has proved that he can direct romance movies also. Movie review of the new period film water for elephants starring robert pattinson, reese witherspoon and christoph waltz the movie is based on the best-selling novel by sara gruen. Water for elephants – review and there are echoes of such noir movies as the postman always rings twice and gilda no circus films ends without a spectacular scene in which the animals are.