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Man on a Tightrope

Man on a Tightrope(1953)

Also Known As: International Incident | Man on the Tightrope |

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Brief Synopsis

A Czech circus owner and his entire troupe employ a daring plan to escape from behind the iron curtain.

Cast & Crew

Elia Kazan Director
Fredric March Karel Cernik
Terry Moore Tereza Cernik
Gloria Grahame Zama Cernik
Cameron Mitchell Joe Vosdek
Robert Beatty Vladislav Barovik
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 1 Apr 1953
Release Date:  1953 Production Date:  EBX; UCLA has 35mm print - incomplete reels 1-5 of 6. R-FB0000023135, M18416; AFI*
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  104-105 Country:  Germany and United States
Duration(feet):  9,442    
Duration(reels):  11    

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  • man on a tightrope

    kevin sellers 2019-01-20

    The title implies that we will witness Frederic March's character undergoing a profound inner conflict, but, alas, no such thing. What we are given... MORE>

  • Too good

    karen yochim 2014-06-14

    This movie is one of those that is TOO GOOD. Couldn't stop watching it and I had so many chores to do today.Wonderful acting, atmosphere, history,... MORE>

  • a Fine Film

    Bradley Lacey 2011-09-09

    This is simply a fine film. Frederick March and Adolphe Menjou simply can't put in any performance that is other than fine fare. And their chemistry... MORE>