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The Big Circus(1959)

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Brief Synopsis

A ringleader tries to keep his circus on the road despite the efforts of a saboteur.

Cast & Crew

Victor Mature Henry Jasper "Hank" Whirling
Red Buttons Randy Sherman
Rhonda Fleming Helen Harrison
Kathryn Grant Jeannie Whirling
Vincent Price Hans Hagenfeld
Peter Lorre Skeeter
David Nelson Tommy Gordon
Adele Mara Maria "Mama" Colino
Howard McNear Mr. Lomax
Charles Watts Jonathan Nelson
Steve Allen Himself
Gilbert Roland The aerialist, Zach Colino
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1959 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
Irwin Allen's Production
EB
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Allied Artists Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Saratoga Productions, Inc., Vic Mature Productions
Duration(mins):  108-109 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,755    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • big circus

    kevin sellers 2015-12-16

    The bland, generic title says it all. Aside from the offbeat casting of David Nelson as the psycho (a modern day equivalent would be Hillary Duff playing a... MORE>

  • Very Entertaining Film!

    Raymond Banacki 2015-12-15

    Very enjoyable entertainment package, full of surprises, but, the best of all, was David Nelson as the criminally insane Tommy Gordon. MORE>

  • The Big Circus

    Bruce Reber 2012-06-26

    "The Big Circus" (1959) is a fine film from bargain-basement studio Allied Artists, which mostly produced low-budget crime dramas in black &... MORE>