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Tusk (1980)

Tusk

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Perhaps meant as an experimental film with a dash of politics and two shakes of comedy, this ultimately unpalatable mix by noted director Alexandro Jodorowsky might have had too many cooks. Three people are cited as having had a hand in the story, written and rewritten three times. The tale itself follows the life of a young British colonial woman in India around 1900 or so and is based on a novel by Reginald Campbell. Rather than simply focus on the woman (Cyrielle Clair), the tale juxtaposes her life with that of an elephant named Tusk (convincingly played by Tusk, the elephant). The results are beautiful shots of the landscape unmatched by the mix of characters ranging from a Maharaja to a reverend to a few idiotic merchants and various types in-between. ~ Eleanor Mannikka, Rovimore
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Art House & International, Drama
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Anton Diffring
as John Morrison
Serge Merlin
as Greyson
Christopher Mitchum
as Richard Cairn
Sukumar Anhana
as Maharajah
Oriole Henry
as Elise Age 5
Andy Jenny
as Reverend
Krake
as Maharand
Tusk the Elephant
as Tusk the Elephant
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