| Drama, Romance, Thriller
A bitter clown endeavors to rescue the young woman he loves from the lecherous count who once betrayed him.
In 1959, the film was adapted into an opera for the New York City Opera.
What is Death - ? What is Life - -? What is Love - -?
During part of the scene where the lion is loose in the room, Beaumont is seen with no, or hardly any, black makeup around his right eye. Before and after this scene, both eyes are made up.