Side Show


2h 1981

Brief Synopsis

A teenage boy who runs off to join the circus as a side show puppeteer stumbles onto the dark secrets of the fellow performers. Red Buttons plays a side show barker, Connie Stevens a Hungarian aerialist, and Anthony Franciosa the lion tamer, one of her former lovers. Director William Conrad, who fil

Film Details

Release Date
1981
Production Company
CFI Hollywood; NBC Entertainment; Panavision, Ltd.

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A teenage boy who runs off to join the circus as a side show puppeteer stumbles onto the dark secrets of the fellow performers. Red Buttons plays a side show barker, Connie Stevens a Hungarian aerialist, and Anthony Franciosa the lion tamer, one of her former lovers. Director William Conrad, who filmed this in 1978, also wrote the main song and provides the voice of the ring announcer.

Film Details

Release Date
1981
Production Company
CFI Hollywood; NBC Entertainment; Panavision, Ltd.

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States June 5, 1981