Based on Sara Gruen’s acclaimed bestseller, Water For Elephants presents an unexpected romance in a uniquely compelling setting.
Veterinary school student Jacob (Robert Pattinson) meets and falls in love with Marlena (Reese Witherspoon), 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.
Against all odds — including the wrath of Marlena’s charismatic but dangerous husband, August (Waltz)– Jacob and Marlena find lifelong love.
The film is set for a UK release on 22nd April 2011
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