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The Elephant Man

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[[Performer~P34099~John Hurt~johnhurt]] stars as John Merrick, the hideously deformed 19th century Londoner known as "The Elephant Man". Treated as a sideshow freak, Merrick is assumed to be retarded as well as misshapen because of his inability to speak coherently. In fact, he is highly intelligent and sensitive, a fact made public when one Dr. Frederick Treves ([[Performer~P217525~Anthony Hopkins~anthonyhopkins]]) rescues Merrick from a carnival and brings him to a hospital for analysis. Alas, even...more

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