The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man (1982)

Genres - Biography, Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Biographical Film  |   Release Date - Jan 4, 1982  |   Run Time - 90 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - PG
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The Elephant Man is a 1982 American biographical television film directed by Jack Hofsiss about the 19th-century English medical curiosity Joseph Merrick. The script was adapted by Steve Lawson from the 1977 play of the same name by Bernard Pomerance. It was first broadcast by the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) on January 4, 1982.

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Best Actor, Fuller, Man, Tale


Based On: based on plays

Alternate Titles

ABC Theatre of the Month: The Elephant Man
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El hombre elefante
The Elephant Man