Are you excited for Water for Elephants?
In the movie, which is based on a best-selling novel and whose preview you can watch HERE, Robert Pattinson stars as a veterinary school student. He falls for a famous circus performer played by Reese Witherspoon.
He also gets cozy with a lucky elephant named Tai, as evidenced below. Check out a trio of stills from the period drama, which hits theaters on April 22 and which ought to be a welcome opportunity for Robert to prove he can do more than brood: