Tag: circus

I’m No Angel (1933) 6.9

I’m No Angel (1933)

Storyline:The bold Tira works as dancing beauty and lion tamer at a fair. Out of an urgent need of money, she agrees to a risky new number: she'll put her head into a lion's muzzle! With this attraction the circus mak...

Lola Montès (1955) 7.3

Lola Montès (1955)

Storyline:The film tells the tragic story of Lola Montès, a great adventurer who becomes the main attraction of a circus after being the lover of various important European men. Written by Volker Boehm...

Street Angel (1928) 7.4

Street Angel (1928)

Storyline:In Naples, where prostitutes can pay their rent, Angela is sentenced to a year in the workhouse when she tries to steal(while streetwalking) to pay for medicine for her dying mother. She escapes and is hidde...

Open Season 3 (2010) 5.1

Open Season 3 (2010)

Storyline:Boog's friends rally to bring him home from a Russian traveling circus.User Reviews: If someone would like to spoil good memories after the Open Season I, they should definitely watch the third part. But I D...

Bogus (1996) 5.4

Bogus (1996)

Storyline:Seven year-old Albert is the son of a Las Vegas circus performer. When she is killed in a car wreck, Albert is sent to live with his mother's foster sister, Harriet Franklin, a no-nonsense businesswoman stru...

You Never Know Women (1926) 7.1

You Never Know Women (1926)

Storyline:A love triangle in a circus troupe,User Reviews: You know as soon as he shows up that Lowell Sherman is a suave rotter. It was his signature role in the movies, and had been since he played the City Slicker ...

Mirrormask (2005) 6.8

Mirrormask (2005)

Storyline:In a fantasy world of opposing kingdoms, a 15-year-old girl named Helena who works at the family circus with her father and mother, who wishes--quite ironically--that she could run away from the circus and j...

Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (2012) 6.8

Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (2012)

Storyline:A young woman in a small Mid-Western town goes to a traveling carnival one evening, where she is urged by a silent clown to visit the carnival's circus and see The Aerialist, the show's star attraction. She ...

Water for Elephants (2011) 6.9

Water for Elephants (2011)

Storyline:After his parents' death, Jacob Jankowski is left penniless and homeless. Events lead him to joining the circus as their vet, working under their unstable boss August whose violent tendencies give everyone r...

The One and Only Ivan (2020) 6.7

The One and Only Ivan (2020)

Storyline:A gorilla named Ivan tries to piece together his past with the help of an elephant named Ruby as they hatch a plan to escape from captivity.User Reviews: The one and only Ivan is a pretty faithful adaptation...

Animal Crackers (2017) 5.5

Animal Crackers (2017)

Storyline:Owen Huntington's life is one continuous loop of work, eat, and sleep. A loop that keeps him from ever seeing his wife Zoe, or his three-year-old daughter MacKenzie. A loop that is sure to kill him. Then, on...

Bingo (1991) 4.9

Bingo (1991)

Storyline:When circus dog Bingo runs away from the Big Top, he saves the life of Chuckie, a young boy who is having trouble fitting in. The two quickly become best friends--skateboarding, playing pinball, and doing ma...

Big Top Scooby-Doo! (Video 2012) 6.9

Big Top Scooby-Doo! (Video 2012)

Storyline:Scooby-Doo and the gang investigates the mystery of a chain of jewel robbery's exclusively reported that the robberies where made by werewolves. The team decides in going undercover as circus performers in o...

Octopussy (1983) 6.3

Octopussy (1983)

Storyline:James Bond is sent to investigate after a fellow “00” agent is found dead with a priceless Fabergé egg. Bond follows the mystery and uncovers a smuggling scandal and a Russian General who wants to provoke a ...

Cirque du Soleil: Toruk – The First Flight (2016) 6.5

Cirque du Soleil: Toruk – The First Flight (2016)

Storyline:When a natural catastrophe threatens to destroy the sacred Tree of Souls, Ralu and Entu, two Omaticaya boys on the brink of adulthood, fearlessly decide to take matters into their own hands. Upon learning th...

Freakshow (2007) 3.0

Freakshow (2007)

Storyline:In a modern retelling of Tod Browning's User Reviews:

The Great Mystical Circus (2018) 3.4

The Great Mystical Circus (2018)

Storyline:The story of five generations of the Austrian-Brazilian Knieps family, from the inauguration of their family-owned Great Mystical Circus in the 1910s up to the early 21st century, following both the family a...

Santa Sangre (1989) 7.2

Santa Sangre (1989)

Storyline:A young man is confined in a mental hospital. Through a flashback we see that he was traumatized as a child, when he and his family were circus performers: he saw his father cut off the arms of his mother, a...

Trapeze (1956) 6.5

Trapeze (1956)

Storyline:A pair of men try to perform the dangerous User Reviews: Great role for Burt in Carol Reed's love tryst circus plot. rnrnGreat curio piece with Burt Lancaster being a former circus performer, the film was so...

The Circus (1928) 8.2

The Circus (1928)

Storyline:Charlie, a wandering tramp, becomes a circus handyman and falls in love with the circus owner's daughter. Unaware of Charlie's affection, the girl falls in love with a handsome young performer. Charlie's ver...

Circus of Horrors (1960) 6.3

Circus of Horrors (1960)

Storyline:A plastic surgeon and his nurse join a bizarre circus to escape from the police. Here he befriends deformed women and transforms them for his User Reviews:

La Strada (1954) 8.0

La Strada (1954)

Storyline:When Gelsomina, a naïve young woman, is purchased from her impoverished mother by brutish circus strongman Zampanò to be his wife and partner, she loyally endures her husband's coldness and abuse as they tra...

Yoyo (1965) 7.6

Yoyo (1965)

Storyline:A man has everything: dozens of servants, a palace, vast woods, gardens, a lake, mechanical toys, private entertainment troupes of musicians and dancers. He has it all - but love. When alone, he sits at a de...

Mera Naam Joker (1970) 8

Mera Naam Joker (1970)

Storyline:Raju is a joker, a clown. It is what he is and what he always shall be. As his life story unfolds in three chapters, from his school days to the circus to the streets, he must always make people laugh and be...