Water for Elephants


2h 2011

Brief Synopsis

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.

Film Details

Also Known As
De l'eau pour les éléphants, l'eau pour les éléphants
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2011
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Filmore, California, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA; Santa Paula, California, USA; Tennessee, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

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.

Crew

Julie Adams

Dialect Coach

Keith Adams

Stunts

Mike Ades

Assistant

Sara Akhteh

Costume Coordinator

Kenny Alexander

Stunts

Molly Allen

Production Supervisor

Wade Allen

Stunts

Donna J Anderson

Hair Stylist

Alina Andrei

Stunts

Pete Anthony

Music

Varsenik Vicky Antonyan

Tailor

Audrey Anzures

Hair Stylist

Frida Aradottir

Hair

Carrie Yoko Arakaki

Set Costumer

Jeff Atmajian

Music

Steve Austin

Special Effects Technician

Justin Babin

Best Boy Grip

Chris P Bacon

Music

Brent Baer

Camera Trainee

Bill Ballard

Transportation Coordinator

Evan Ballard

Transportation

Clayton Barber

Stunts

Phil Barrie

Assistant Sound Editor

Rachel Bati

Assistant

Keith Bauer

Stunts

Robert Baumgartner

Camera Operator

Eric Bautista

Sound

Craig Baxley

Stunts

Gary Baxley

Stunts

Dan Beals

Set Production Assistant

Cheryl Beasley-blackwell

Costume Supervisor

Bob Beher

Foley Editor

Alan Edward Bell

Editor

Richard Bell

Greensman

Michael J. Benavente

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Howard Berger

Special Makeup Effects

Melissa F. Binder

Wardrobe

Kate Biscoe

Makeup

Jared M Bissen

Transportation

Gail Bixby

Set Costumer

George Black

Makeup Artist

Jean Black

Makeup

Sarah Bourgeois

Assistant Sound Editor

Larry Boyd

Swing Gang

Rick Boyle

Best Boy Grip

Nick Brandon

Stunts

Stacey B Brashear

Assistant Location Manager

Eddie Braun

Stunts

Christopher Brewster

Stunts

Ranjani Brow

Adr Voice Casting

Lew Brown

Song

Brad Brunkow

Office Production Assistant

Clyde E Bryan

Assistant Camera

J Tim Brymn

Song

Richard Burden

Stunts

Dennis Burrell

Assistant Director

Mark Byers

Special Effects Supervisor

Stacy Caballero

Assistant Costume Designer

Allison Caetano

Stunts

Marco Campos

Propman

Rick Canelli

Adr

Dominic Carbone

Choreographer

Stacey Carino

Stunts

Damon Caro

Stunts

Tim Carr

Production Assistant

Derek Casari

Adr

Adrian Casas

Assistant Production Coordinator

Alexander J Castillo

Electrician

Carmen Castro

Art Department

Elida Cerda

Medic

Larry Cha

Rigging Electrician

Mark Chadwick

Stunts

Jacob Chambers

Stunts

Denise Chamian

Casting Director

George Chavez

Color Timer

Jay Cheng

Set Costumer

Katrina Chevalier

Hair Stylist

James Churchman

Stunts

James Clark

Stunts

James Clark

Consultant

Jonathan Clark

Loader

Larry E Clark

Painter

Darrin Clubb

Propman

Charles P Conrad

Consultant

Jordan Corngold

Music Editor

Jaimie Councilor

Animal Trainer

Marcy Craig

Set Costumer

David Crank

Art Director

Charles Crivier

Dolly Grip

Chris Crivier

Grip

Martin J Cummins

Assistant Location Manager

Dana Curt

Medic

John Damiani

Makeup Artist

Chris Daniels

Stunts

Paul Darnell

Stunts

Donald Davidson

Electrician

Theodore M Davila

Accounting Assistant

Keith Davis

Stunts

Kenny Davis

Dolly Grip

Kristen Davis

Set Designer

Tim A Davison

Stunts

Sandy De Crescent

Music Contractor

Ruth De Jong

Assistant Art Director

Bg De Sylvia

Song

Dustin Deluca

Stunts

Angela Demo

Casting Associate

Joseph Dianda

Key Grip

Arturo "joey" Dickey

Stunts

Christopher Dickson

Crane Grip

Joel Dougherty

Sound Effects Editor

Lindsay Dougherty

Transportation

Shauna Duggins

Stunts

Zack Duhame

Stunts

Nicholas Dunlevy

Assistant

Marc Durst

Song

Lynne Eagan

Makeup Artist

Bobi Edrington

Animal Trainer

Chris Edrington

Animal Trainer

Martin Elfalan

Accounting Assistant

Tom Elliott

Stunts

Chad Enloe

Foreman

Peter Enneking

Electrician

Marcus Epps

On-Set Dresser

Jim Erickson

Set Decorator

Jeff Errico

Storyboard Artist

Cecilia Escobar

Payroll Accountant

Ruth Etting

Song

Russell Farmarco

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Sven Faulconer

Technical Advisor

David Fein

Foley Artist

Federico Ferreri

Set Production Assistant

Jack Fisk

Production Designer

Matt Floyd

Rigging Grip

Paul Andre Fonarev

Production Assistant

Matthew Fortino

Set Production Assistant

Nathalie Fratti

Makeup Artist

Robin Fredriksz

Makeup

Erica Freeman

Wardrobe

Laurel Frushour

Set Costumer

Lindsey Fry

Compositor

Jonathan Fuh

Boom Operator

Jose Antonio Garcia

Sound Mixer

Naomi Gathmann

Set Costumer

Mary Lynn Giacomazzi

Stunts

Mickey Giacomazzi

Stunts

Lee Gilmore

Sound Effects Editor

Christopher Glasgow

Dolly Grip

John Glover-kind

Song

Peter Gluck

Assistant Location Manager

Hitomi Golba

Hair Stylist

Bethe H Gordon

Production Assistant

Grant Grabowski

Coordinator

Christina Graff

Visual Effects Producer

Paul Graff

Visual Effects Supervisor

Mark Graham

Music

Christopher Grandell

Compositor

Scott Graves

Rigging Gaffer

Jerry Gregoricka

Rigging Electrician

Todd Groves

Compositor

Sara Gruen

Source Material

Patricia Gundlach

Hair Stylist

Lauren Taylor Guy

Production Assistant

Deborah Habberstad

Stunts

Jeff Habberstad

Stunts

Trevor Habberstad

Stunts

Gregory G. Hale

Assistant Director

Bob Hall

Assistant Camera

Kevin Halloran

Unit Production Manager

Kevin Halloran

Executive Producer

Tabby Hanson

Stunts

Jeremy Harding

Transportation

Jeffrey Harlacker

Associate Producer

Jimmy Hart

Stunts

Brian Harvick

Rigging Grip

Jeffrey Hawkes

Assistant

Daniel Hawking

Electrician

Monica Haynes

Costumer

Doris Hellmann

Production Accountant

Lukas Hencey

Electrician

Ray Henderson

Song

Cynthia Hernandez

Makeup Artist

Daniel Hernandez

Stunts

Michael Hertlein

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Dan Higgins

Music

William Hobson

Grip

Hilda Hodges

Foley Artist

Courtney Hoffman

Set Costumer

Wendy Hoffmann

Adr Voice Casting

Logan Holladay

Stunts

Chad Holmes

Special Effects Technician

Bill Holmquist

Construction Coordinator

R. A. Hossie

Tailor

James Newton Howard

Music

Norman Howell

Stunts

Mike Hubert

Production Coordinator

Christian S Hurley

Crane Grip

Elodie Ichter

Color

William Iiams Sr.

Foreman

Cinda Lin James

Stunts

David James

Still Photographer

Film Details

Also Known As
De l'eau pour les éléphants, l'eau pour les éléphants
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2011
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Filmore, California, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA; Santa Paula, California, USA; Tennessee, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Wide Release in United States Spring April 22, 2011

Released in United States on Video November 1, 2011

Based on the novel "Water for Elephants" written by Sara Gruen and published by Algonquin Books on May 26, 2006.

Wide Release in United States Spring April 22, 2011 (2700+)

Sean Penn was previously mentioned for a role.

Released in United States on Video November 1, 2011

Project was included on the 2009 Black List.