The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)

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The dramatic lives of trapeze artists, a clown, and an elephant trainer are told against a background of circus spectacle.


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  • William Boyd in The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
  • Cecil B. DeMille in The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
  • Charlton Heston and James Stewart in The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
  • Gloria Grahame in The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
  • Betty Hutton in The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)

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Trivia

Charlton Heston was driving through the Paramount Pictures lot when he spotted Cecil B. DeMille, whom he had never met. Heston waved. DeMille was so impressed by Heston's wave he made inquiries that ultimately led to Heston being cast as Brad in this film. This was only Heston's ... ...


Quotes

Klaus: Your legs are too thin, your hair is too red, you have lips like a cat. You're no good. You give me too much trouble.
Angel: Flattery rolls right off me.


Goofs

The Walt Disney characters are seen getting their costume heads prior to the parade. When the characters are seen on parade inside the tent, they are in different costumes to what they were wearing when they got the heads.

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Genres

Drama | Family | Romance

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