The Elephant King Synopsis
A depressed writer (Tate Ellington) visits his brother in Thailand.
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Variety

The film may be too mainstream for arthouses, and too arty for the mall.
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

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Vaguely pitched somewhere between indie-gritty and predictably conventional, the film struggles to strike a manageable equilibrium, much as...
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50

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Director-writer Seth Grossman provides a lazy narrative, with stereotypical characters and plot.
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50

Village Voice

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Equivalent to a crummy band with a monster of a drummer who convinces you to stay for the whole show anyways.
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50

Los Angeles Times

Oliver's instant switch from bespectacled nerd to Thai-stick smoking, love-struck tourist is more embarrassing than convincing, as is the...
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The New York Times

By Nathan Lee
Tells a colorful if conventional tale of dysfunctional Americans abroad. The misadventures of Jake and Oliver play off against the...
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The Elephant King

By Miam miam
Excellent actors...

Great Movie

By Joe Matetich
Great story about the fear of growing up....

elephant king

By JoMaynard
it was great. well written, well directed and well acted. refreshing to watch a film about family issues and not hollywood junk built around superstars. need more of this. other thought: boy...

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Rated R | For sexual content, drug use, language and some violence