Based on the novel by Sara Gruen, Water For Elephants tells the tale of a man named Jacob (Robert Pattinson) who, because of his parents death, leaves school just before getting his veterinary degree to jump on a train with a traveling circus.
There, he meets Marlena (Reese Witherspoon) and August (Christopher Waltz) who run the circus. He also befriends an elephant named Rosie. The film focuses on the relationship between the three people and their time with the circus.
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Water For Elephants, directed by Francis Lawrence, is due out in theaters on April 22, 2011.