The Elephant Man (1980)

A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his "owner" as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous façade, there is revealed a person of great intelligence and sensitivity. Based on the true story of Joseph Merrick (called John Merrick in the film), a severely deformed man in 19th century London.

  • David Lynch
  • Sam Newfield
  • Eric Bergren
  • Christopher De Vore
  • David Lynch
themoviedb icon 7.9/10
  • Release Date: 1980-10-02
  • Views: 38
  • Country: GB, US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 124
  • Budget: $5,000,000
  • Revenue: $26,010,864

Patricia Hodge

Screaming Mum

Phoebe Nicholls

Merrick's Mother

Michael Elphick

Night Porter

Dexter Fletcher

Bytes' Boy

David Ryall

Man With Whores

Kathleen Byron

Lady Waddington

John Gielgud

Carr Gomm

Wendy Hiller


John Hurt

John Merrick

Anthony Hopkins

Dr. Frederick Treves

Anne Bancroft

Mrs. Kendal

Hannah Gordon

Mrs. Anne Treves

Harry Fielder

Policeman (uncredited)

Kenny Baker

Plumed Dwarf

Pat Gorman

Fairground Bobby

Alfie Curtis


Pauline Quirke

2nd Whore

David Lynch

Man in the Bowler Hat in the Mob Chasing Merrick (uncredited)

Fred Wood

Injured Man (uncredited)

Bob Steele

Billy the Kid

Joan Barclay

Ellen Gorman

Carleton Young

Marshal Jeff Carson

Rex Lease

Henchman Buck posing as Billy the Kid

Karl Hackett


Ted Adams

Sheriff Black

Julian Rivero

Miguel Romero

Stephen Chase

Dave Hendrix (as Alden Chase)

Ralph Peters

Three Forks Jailer

George Chesebro

Henchman with Dynamite

Curley Dresden

Thirsty Road Worker

John Ince


Milburn Morante

Road Worker

Wally West

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