Water for Elephants (2011)

Water for Elephants Synopsis

During the Great Depression, Jacob, a penniless and recently-orphaned veterinary school student, parlays his expertise with animals into a job with a second-rate traveling circus. He falls in love with Marlena, one of the show's star performers, but their romance is complicated by Marlena's husband, the charismatic but unbalanced circus boss.

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BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Thor Repeats as Box Office Winner with $34.5 Million

BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Thor Repeats as Box Office Winner with $34.5 Million

Bridesmaids debuts in second place with a solid $24.5 million while Priest opened in fourth place with $14.5 million.
BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Thor Tops the Box Office with $66 Million

BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Thor Tops the Box Office with $66 Million

Fast Five drops to second place with $32.5 million while Jumping the Broom debuts in third place with $13.7 million.
BOX OFFICE BEATDOWN: Rio Flies to the Top with $26.5 Million

BOX OFFICE BEATDOWN: Rio Flies to the Top with $26.5 Million

Tyler Perry in drag can't beat the tropical birds of Rio.
BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Madea's Big Happy Family Expected to Make Big, Happy Easter Haul

BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Madea's Big Happy Family Expected to Make Big, Happy Easter Haul

Tyler Perry's latest effort is predicted to pull in $30 million, but will it fend off Rio.
EXCLUSIVE: Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon Talk Water for Elephants

EXCLUSIVE: Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon Talk Water for Elephants

Christoph Waltz also offers a look at Francis Lawrence's adaptation of the acclaimed best-selling novel.
Second Water for Elephants Trailer Starring Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon

Second Water for Elephants Trailer Starring Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon

Get another inside look at footage of the film from the second full-length trailer for the Francis Lawrence directed drama.
Water for Elephants International Trailer

Water for Elephants International Trailer

Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon star in this adaptation of Sara Gruen's novel about a man who falls for a circus performer.
The Hangover Part II, Footloose, and Sucker Punch Photos

The Hangover Part II, Footloose, and Sucker Punch Photos

Unknown, Source Code, Tower Heist images and more from 2011's release slate are also revealed.
Water for Elephants Photos Featuring Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon

Water for Elephants Photos Featuring Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon

The novel adaptation centers on a veterinarian who falls for a horse trainer.
Rio and Water for Elephants Pushed Back a Week

Rio and Water for Elephants Pushed Back a Week

Fox has now slotted the animated Rio for an April 15 release, while the drama Water for Elephants will bow on April 22.
Water for Elephants Trailer

Water for Elephants Trailer

Reese Witherspoon, Christoph Waltz and Robert Pattinson star in this tale of a young man who falls for a circus performer.
Christoph Waltz Set to Make His Directorial Debut

Christoph Waltz Set to Make His Directorial Debut

The Oscar winner will direct the German-language film Up and Away.
Christoph Waltz Signs on to Water for Elephants

Christoph Waltz Signs on to Water for Elephants

The Inglourious Basterds star will replace Sean Penn in the film.
Sean Penn and Robert Pattinson Eyeing Water for Elephants

Sean Penn and Robert Pattinson Eyeing Water for Elephants

The actors would join Reese Witherspoon in Francis Lawrence's film.
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