Tag: circus

Sing As We Go! (1934) 6.5

Sing As We Go! (1934)

When the textile mill closes, putting her out of work, Gracie finds herself experiencing all of the amusements of Blackpool.::David Stanko...

The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) 6.6

The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)

To ensure a full profitable season, circus manager Brad Braden engages The Great Sebastian, though this moves his girlfriend Holly from her hard-won center trapeze spot. Holly and Sebastian begin a dangerous one-upmanshi...

I’m No Angel (1933) 6.9

I’m No Angel (1933)

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 makes it to New ...

Street Angel (1928) 7.4

Street Angel (1928)

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 hidden by a circus...

The Bride (1985) 5.4

The Bride (1985)

After the creation of his creature, Dr. Frankenstein researches and creates the perfect woman, Eva, to be the mate of the creature. However, the anxiety of the creature creates havoc in the laboratory, which is burnt dow...

Open Season 3 (2010) 5.1

Open Season 3 (2010)

Boog's friends rally to bring him home from a Russian traveling circus.::Anonymous...

Bogus (1996) 5.4

Bogus (1996)

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 struggling in New...

You Never Know Women (1926) 7.1

You Never Know Women (1926)

A love triangle in a circus troupe,...

Two Brothers (2004) 7.1

Two Brothers (2004)

1920s Indochina. In the wild, a pair of adult tigers have just had a litter of two male cubs. It is a loving family unit, with the two brothers having a bond through their adventurous spirit. In different incidents, the ...

Mirrormask (2005) 6.8

Mirrormask (2005)

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 join 'real lif...

Wilder Napalm (1993) 5.6

Wilder Napalm (1993)

Wilder and Wallace are brothers and pyrokinetics. Ever since childhood they've been able to start fires with their minds but following a tragedy in which they accidentally killed a man, the brothers have grown up very di...

Dhoom 3 (2013) 5.4

Dhoom 3 (2013)

The favourite Indian action franchise is back. This time Jai Dixit (Abhishek Bachchan) and Ali (Uday Chopra) return to match their wits with the enigmatic clown thief, Sahir (Aamir Khan), who has the city of Chicago in h...

The City of Lost Children (1995) 7.5

The City of Lost Children (1995)

Set in a dystopian society, someone is kidnapping the children. Krank and his band of clones are using the children to harvest their dreams. Then they kidnap Denree, the brother of One, a fairground strongman. One sets o...

Water for Elephants (2011) 6.9

Water for Elephants (2011)

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 reason to be c...

Berserk (1967) 5.3

Berserk (1967)

Monica Rivers is the owner and ringmaster of a traveling circus, and she'll stop at nothing to draw bigger audiences. When a series of mysterious murders begins to occur and some of her performers die gruesomely, her pro...

The One and Only Ivan (2020) 6.8

The One and Only Ivan (2020)

A gorilla named Ivan tries to piece together his past with the help of an elephant named Stella as they hatch a plan to escape from captivity.::Anonymous...

Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (2012) 6.8

Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (2012)

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 is entranced ...

Animal Crackers (2017) 5.5

Animal Crackers (2017)

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, one day, Owen d...

A Fool’s World (1964) 4.1

A Fool’s World (1964)

Shocking images from around the world. The sketches are: Strange characters' gallery, a dwarf singer, bodybuilders, English women in a gymnasium, desert Bedouins, election of a Miss Pullover, Hong Kong nightclub, Japanes...

Turu, the Wacky Hen (2019) 5.6

Turu, the Wacky Hen (2019)

Turuleca is a hen unable to lay eggs as the rest of the chicken. Property of the cheater hen breeder Sr. Cocoricó, he arrives to the little town of Villa Armonía to trade, where he deceives the nice aging woman Isabel to...

Bingo (1991) 4.9

Bingo (1991)

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 math homework t...

Pinocchio-2019 6.6

Pinocchio-2019

Live-action adaptation of the classic story of a wooden puppet named Pinocchio who comes to life....

Freaks-1932 7.9

Freaks-1932

A circus trapeze artist, Cleopatra, takes an interest in Hans, a midget who works in the circus sideshow. Her interest however is in the money Hans will be inheriting and she is actually carrying on an affair with anothe...

Walking a Tightrope-1991 7.5
The Hunchback of Notre Dame 2: The Secret of the Bell-2002 4.7

The Hunchback of Notre Dame 2: The Secret of the Bell-2002

Now that Frollo is gone, Quasimodo rings the bell with the help of his new friend and Esmeralda's and Phoebus' little son, Zephyr. But when Quasi stops by a traveling circus owned by evil magician Sarousch, he falls for ...

The Magic of the Golden Bear: Goldy III-1994 4.4

The Magic of the Golden Bear: Goldy III-1994

When a sly magician casts a spell so that he can buy Goldy, the last Golden Bear, Jesse runs away with her pet. Hiding deep in the heart of the forest, the youngster meets a 'Ghostman' who believes all animals should be ...

Shôjo tsubaki-2016 5.5

Shôjo tsubaki-2016

"Midori - The Camellia Girl" is an adaptation of "Shojo Tsubaki", a masterpiece manga comic written by a popular cult cartoonist, Suehiro Maruo. His retrospective world that is depicted in erotic, grotesque and sometimes...

Fun and Fancy Free-1947 6.6

Fun and Fancy Free-1947

Disney version of fairy tale "Jack and the Beanstalk", featuring Mickey, Donald, and Goofy in the main roles. Also contains another short film, re-released as "Bongo"....

Jungle Emperor Leo-1997 6.9

Jungle Emperor Leo-1997

The story of Leo, the lion emperor and his family, and their struggles to protect the jungle from intruders bent on recklessly mining the a precious stone.::Alli...

The Ring-1927 6.2

The Ring-1927

Jack Saunders and Bob Corby are two boxers in love with Nellie. Jack and Nellie are married but their marriage is flat so she starts to look to Bob for comfort....

Freakshow-2007 3.1

Freakshow-2007

In a modern retelling of Tod Browning's "Freaks" (1932), "Freakshow" tells the story of a group of criminals who chose to hide out by working security at a traveling circus. At first, they plot with an insider to steal t...

The Great Mystical Circus-2018 5.1

The Great Mystical Circus-2018

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 and the circus...

Baby Blood-1990 5.9

Baby Blood-1990

A cruel circus owner beats and abuses his pregnant wife. One day the circus receives a leopard newly captured in Africa, but the animal soon dies. However, an evil creature that was inside the leopard bursts out of the a...

Air Bud: Golden Receiver-1998 4.5

Air Bud: Golden Receiver-1998

Now in the 8th Grade, Josh discovers he has a great throwing arm and tries out for his school football team. It is then soon discovered that his dog, Buddy, can also make impossible catches, and the two become an unstopp...

Racing Stripes-2005 5.2

Racing Stripes-2005

A young zebra is accidentally abandoned by the circus, but is found by a man and his daughter. On their farm, they are joined by an eclectic group of animals who eventually conspire to help the zebra cheat in order to wi...

Perhaps Love-2005 6.8

Perhaps Love-2005

Nie Wen is a Mainland director who decides to make a film musical starring his Mainland girlfriend Sun Na and Hong Kong actor Lin Jian-dong. Unknown to him, Sun has met Lin before ten years ago when she was a cabaret sin...

Santa Sangre-1989 7.6

Santa Sangre-1989

A young man -- starving, nearly catatonic and barely responsive -- is confined in a sanitarium. He is taken on a field trip along with other residents to the city's red-light district. There, he encounters by chance a wo...

Rölli and the Golden Key-2013 4.6
Trapeze-1956 6.8

Trapeze-1956

Mike Ribble was once a great trapeze artist - and the only the sixth to have completed a triple somersault - before his accident. Tino joins the circus, and manages to convince Mike to teach him the 'triple'. Meanwhile L...

The Circus-1928 8.2

The Circus-1928

The Tramp finds himself at a circus where he is promptly chased around by the police who think he is a pickpocket. Running into the Bigtop, he is an accidental sensation with his hilarious efforts to elude the police. Th...