One of the key features that stands out about water for elephants as far as this family movie review is concerned, is that it destroys every fantasy anyone ever. Average rating: 61/10 reviews counted: 193 fresh: 116 rotten: 77 critics consensus: it's a tale tastefully told and beautifully filmed, but water for elephants. The notebook + the circus some upsetting scenes read common sense media's water for elephants review, age rating, and parents guide.
Movie review of the new period film water for elephants starring robert pattinson, reese witherspoon and christoph waltz the movie. Find product information, ratings and reviews for water for elephants (dvd_video) online on targetcom. Water for elephants is a 2011 american romantic drama film directed by francis lawrence and on review aggregate rotten tomatoes the film holds an approval rating of 60% based on 189 reviews, with an average rating of 61/10.
What makes water for elephants more intriguing is a third character, reminding us why christoph waltz deserved his supporting actor oscar. Water for elephants what a title baring in mind that i had never read or even heard of the book, if i had i would have thought it was a some. Robert pattinson falls hard for reese witherspoon in the film adaptation of the best-selling novel water for elephants -- and the question on. Robert pattinson stands out in an otherwise bland adaptation of sara gruen's bestseller, writes peter bradshaw. Sara gruen's arresting new novel, water for elephants, explores similar subject matter — the pathetic grandeur of the depression-era circus.
Francis lawrence's water for elephants, adapted from sara gruen's bestseller, is the latest frustrating near-miss: so lavishly beautiful in parts,. I know it has been a while since i last submited a review but this time we have a special guest reviewer stephanie gauthia is my friend,. Summary and reviews of water for elephants by sara gruen, plus links to a book excerpt from water for elephants and author biography of sara gruen. Today we are thrilled to bring you the first in an ongoing series of page-to-screen reviews and author interviews, starting with the incredible. Buy water for elephants: a novel by sara gruen from amazon's fiction books store review gruen's portrait of this world is satisfyingly rich and outlandish.
Water for elephants by sara gruen is a book narrated by the memories of an old man in a nursing home flashing back to his life as a young vet. On the surface, water for elephants is a film chronicling the love story that unfolds between a veterinarian and a performer while traveling with. “water for elephants,” sara gruen's lightweight page turner about a depression- era traveling circus, would appear to be a vehicle ready-made. My affection for water for elephants (fox studios) is essentially indefensible the movie, directed by reviews of the latest films april 22 2011.
I'm off track a bit, but my point, as we analyze 'water for elephants' today, is to explore it as an adaptation as well as a stand-alone film. Robert pattinson stars as a depression-era drifter in a colourful but unexceptional romantic melodrama, writes philip french. Water for elephants movie reviews & metacritic score: water for elephants presents an unexpected romance in a uniquely compelling setting veterinary school. Water for elephants has 1166274 ratings and 56710 reviews rachel said: i think i expected too much out of this novel and therefore had room only for.
Water for elephants blu-ray review robert pattinson, reese witherspoon, and christoph waltz star in the adaptation of water for. Going into water for elephants, the question was whether robert pattinson was more than the (unintentional) white-faced comic that he is in. Water for elephants is a scrumptious vision of big-top life in the days of the great depression rating .