The Elephant Man
- 2h 4min
- Directed by: David Lynch
- Cast: Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft, John Gielgud, Wendy Hiller
Moving story of real-life Victorian freak John Merrick, brilliantly played by Hurt under a grotesque make-up job, and his appalling mistreatment by society before he finally received the medical attention he deserved. Fascinating period detail and rich monochrome cinematography make this a real treat from a slightly unexpected filmmaker.
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Glasgow Film Theatre introduces year-round CineMasters sessions22 Mar 2017
Following their success at the Glasgow Film Festival, regular Cinemasters are now available monthly
One of the most popular strands of Glasgow Film Festival will now be available to enjoy year-round at Glasgow Film Theatre. The CineMasters sessions celebrate the work of the most influential filmmakers from across the world. At Glasgow Film Festival…
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