PG | | Biography, Drama, Musical
Celebrates the birth of show business and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.
Sam Humphrey, the 22-year-old Australian actor who plays Tom Thumb in The Greatest Showman is 127cm or 4'2" in real life. The real Tom Thumb never grew taller than 103cm and was adopted by P.T. Barnum at the age of 4 to join Barnum Circus. Sam ... ...
James Gordon Bennett:
I never liked your show, but I always thought the people did
P.T. Barnum: They did. They do!
James Gordon Bennett: Putting people of all Shapes, Sizes, Colours. Putting them on stage together and presenting them as equals, another critic might have even called it a celebration of ...
P.T. Barnum: ...
Early in the film, P.T. and Charity have just arrived in New York City, and we see an image of the Flatiron Building, under construction. Construction of the Flatiron Building began in 1901, ten years after Barnum's death. It was completed a year later, in 1902.
If you look closely at the early end title cards, the small graphics in the corners of the cards reflect the roles of both the cast and crew.
A Million Dreams (Reprise)
Music and Lyrics by Benj Pasek & Justin Paul
Performed by Austyn Johnson, Cameron Seely, Hugh Jackman
Produced by Joseph Trapanese, Justin Paul, Alex Lacamoire
Mixed by Greg Wells
$8,805,843 (USA) (24 December 2017)
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