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.
Hugh Jackman sang a preview of one of the musical numbers on his Hugh Jackman: Broadway to Oz tour.
This is bad.
P.T. Barnum: "Criminal". "Degrading". "A circus". I like "circus".
During Barnum's shows, stage lights in the background are seen to be moving on their own. However, it was not until 1925 that electrical motors were used to move lighting fixtures.
The opening and closing credits are done in the style of silent movie intertitles.
$8,805,843 (USA) (24 December 2017)
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