The Elephant Man (1980) – Review by Pauline Kael

2019-12-30T09:50:26+00:00December 13th, 2017|CINEMA|

The Elephant Man is a very pleasurable surprise. Though I had seen Eraserhead, which is the only other feature directed by David Lynch, and had thought him a true original, I wasn't prepared for the strength he would bring out of understatement.