Category Archives: Elephants

VIDEO: Behind the scenes of ‘Water for Elephants’ from the American Humane Association

Wonderful video with lots of information on the use of animals during filming of Water for Elephants. Includes cast interviews with Reese Witherspoon and Robert Pattinson as well as friend to the blog, Kari Johnson, Tai’s human mommy. Thank you manders_lb for … Continue reading

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AUCTION: Tai’s Painting + Rob, Reese, Christoph and Tai Signed Poster to be Auctioned for Charity to Benefit International Elephant Foundation

The Kinkers at www.WaterForElephantsFilm.com Fan Site are pleased to announce our charity auction to benefit the International Elephant Foundation‘s mission to Stomp Out EEHV, a disease that is killing baby elephants. This disease recently claimed the life of 3 year old JP, the elephant … Continue reading

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Interview: Tai’s Trainer Talk In-Depth About Tai’s Role as Rosie in ‘Water for Elephants’

Spielfilm.de interviewed Gary Johnson, owner of Have Trunk Will Travel. Gary is also Tai’s human daddy and trainer. Our friends at Robsteners have translated the article from German to English for your reading pleasure. Spielfilm.de: Can you explain to us … Continue reading

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Exclusive: The Answer to THE Question – Did Tai Remember Rob and Reese?

After reading the Entertainment Weekly article yesterday, no doubt everyone was wanting to know the answer to the question: did Tai the elephant remember Rob and Reese? It had been months since Tai had seen them, and Rob confessed he … Continue reading

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NEW PICS: Outtakes of Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon & Tai from Entertainment Weekly

  Quotes from EW ”[Water for Elephants] makes you think about opportunities and missed opportunities and how important it is to live a full life.” —Reese Witherspoon ”That was the other thing about Water for Elephants. There was something about … Continue reading

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Water For Elephants production notes

This scoop from RPlife was very emotional for me. It’s no surprise we love Robert Pattinson around here but blogging about this film for over a year now, we are intensely attached to all aspects of filming. These production notes … Continue reading

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Tai the Elephant Guest Starred on ‘Mr. Sunshine’

Last night, Tai the Elephant who plays Rosie in Water for Elephants graced the small screen in a guest starring role on Mr. Sunshine. If you happened to have missed the broadcast last night, NEVER FEAR, the episode is online … Continue reading

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VIDEOS: Sara Gruen on Water For Elephants: “They got all the details right…I couldn’t be happier”

I went to see Sara Gruen on her book tour for Ape House back in October. Don’t ask me why I’m just now showing you these videos. Blame Robert Pattinson. He’s usually the reason behind what distracts me. The videos … Continue reading

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Gorgeous ‘Water For Elephants’ wallpapers by Gittsy!

On this Fan Art Friday, Gittsy graciously shared with us 3 stunning Water For Elephants wallpapers featuring Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon, Christoph Waltz, and Tai (Rosie)! Click HERE to visit Gittsy’s tumblr and see more of her fantastic edits and … Continue reading

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ARTICLE: Reese Witherspoon on ‘Water For Elephants’: “It was one of the best experiences of my career.”

Some great quotes have been coming from Reese Witherspoon lately regarding Water For Elephants and it doesn’t look like they’re stopping. Reese Witherspoon developed a deep bond with the elephant featured in her new movie “Water For Elephants” after spending … Continue reading

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