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The Elephant Man

In 1884, an ambitious young surgeon is intrigued by a sideshow freak billed as the Elephant Man. He finds, behind the disfigured exhibit, an intelligent person whose rehabilitation he undertakes.

1 hour, 58 minutes

Last on

Sun 26 Apr 2020 23:00

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 01:55

    Charles Munch, Boston Symphony Orchestra

    Adagio For Strings, Op. 11

Credits

Role Contributor
John Merrick John Hurt
Frederick Treves Anthony Hopkins
Mrs Madge Kendal Anne Bancroft
Francis Carr-Gomm John Gielgud
Mrs Mothershead Wendy Hiller
Mr Bytes Freddie Jones
Bytes's Boy Dexter Fletcher
Mrs Treves Hannah Gordon
The Night Porter Michael Elphick
Writer David Lynch
Director David Lynch

Broadcasts

  • Sun 26 Apr 2020 22:30
  • Sun 26 Apr 2020 23:00