The Resource Water for Elephants, A Fox 2000 Pictures presentation ; a 3 Arts Entertainment / Gil Netter / Flashpoint Entertainment production ; directed by Francis Lawrence ; screenplay by Richard LaGravenese ; produced by Gil Netter, Erwin Stoff, Andrew R. Tennenbaum ; executive producer, Kevin Halloran

Water for Elephants, A Fox 2000 Pictures presentation ; a 3 Arts Entertainment / Gil Netter / Flashpoint Entertainment production ; directed by Francis Lawrence ; screenplay by Richard LaGravenese ; produced by Gil Netter, Erwin Stoff, Andrew R. Tennenbaum ; executive producer, Kevin Halloran

Label
Water for Elephants
Title
Water for Elephants
Statement of responsibility
A Fox 2000 Pictures presentation ; a 3 Arts Entertainment / Gil Netter / Flashpoint Entertainment production ; directed by Francis Lawrence ; screenplay by Richard LaGravenese ; produced by Gil Netter, Erwin Stoff, Andrew R. Tennenbaum ; executive producer, Kevin Halloran
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Designer
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Against all odds, a veterinary student and a beautiful circus performer from a bygone era meet and fall in love through their shared compassion for a special elephant. But their secret romance incurs the wrath of her dangerously volatile husband
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; production designer, Jack Fisk ; film editor, Alan Edward Bell ; costume designer, Jacqueline West ; Music, James Newton Howard
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for moments of intense violence and sexual content
Language note
In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish; optional Spanish subtitles; optional English SDH subtitles for the deaf or hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.W382 2011
PerformerNote
Reese Witherspoon, Robert Pattinson, Christoph Waltz, Paul Schneider, Jim Norton, Hal Holbrook
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1986-
  • 1956-
  • 1976-
  • 1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lawrence, Francis
  • LaGravenese, Richard
  • Netter, Gil
  • Stoff, Erwin
  • Tennenbaum, Andrew R
  • Witherspoon, Reese
  • Pattinson, Robert
  • Waltz, Christoph
  • Schneider, Paul
  • Norton, Jim
  • Holbrook, Hal
  • Prieto, Rodrigo
  • Fisk, Jack
  • Bell, Alan Edward
  • West, Jacqueline
  • Howard, James Newton
  • Gruen, Sara
  • Fox 2000 Pictures
  • 3 Arts Entertainment (Firm)
  • Flashpoint Entertainment
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gruen, Sara
  • Gruen, Sara
  • Circus
  • Depressions
  • Circus performers
  • Elephants
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Circos
  • Crisis económicas
  • Artistas
  • Elefantes
  • Circus
  • Circus performers
  • Depressions
  • Elephants
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Water for Elephants, A Fox 2000 Pictures presentation ; a 3 Arts Entertainment / Gil Netter / Flashpoint Entertainment production ; directed by Francis Lawrence ; screenplay by Richard LaGravenese ; produced by Gil Netter, Erwin Stoff, Andrew R. Tennenbaum ; executive producer, Kevin Halloran
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the novel by Sara Gruen
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Extras: The traveling show: page to screen (9 min); Robert Pattinson spotlight (4 min.); Feature performer Reese Witherspoon (3 min.); Audio commentary with director Francis Lawrence and writer Richard LaGravenese; Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Optional audio feature commentary with director Francis Lawrence and writer Richard LaGravenese -- Robert Pattinson spotlight (4 min.) -- Feature performer Reese Witherspoon (3 min.) -- The traveling show: from the page to the screen (9 min.) -- Theatrical trailer
Control code
ocn748703744
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Governing access note
Educational and home use only
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543740681
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2274068
  • 2274069
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English) and 2.0 stereo. surround (Spanish and French)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Water for Elephants, A Fox 2000 Pictures presentation ; a 3 Arts Entertainment / Gil Netter / Flashpoint Entertainment production ; directed by Francis Lawrence ; screenplay by Richard LaGravenese ; produced by Gil Netter, Erwin Stoff, Andrew R. Tennenbaum ; executive producer, Kevin Halloran
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the novel by Sara Gruen
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Extras: The traveling show: page to screen (9 min); Robert Pattinson spotlight (4 min.); Feature performer Reese Witherspoon (3 min.); Audio commentary with director Francis Lawrence and writer Richard LaGravenese; Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Optional audio feature commentary with director Francis Lawrence and writer Richard LaGravenese -- Robert Pattinson spotlight (4 min.) -- Feature performer Reese Witherspoon (3 min.) -- The traveling show: from the page to the screen (9 min.) -- Theatrical trailer
Control code
ocn748703744
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Governing access note
Educational and home use only
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543740681
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2274068
  • 2274069
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English) and 2.0 stereo. surround (Spanish and French)
Video recording format
DVD

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