The Greatest Show On Earth (1952)
Ladies and gentlemen...Welcome to Cecil B. DeMille's Oscar-winning look at life under the big top. See lion-tamers and acrobats! Be amazed at death-defying stunts and incredible train wrecks! Charlton Heston stars as the manager of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus who has his hands full dealing with feuding trapeze artists (one of whom is his girlfriend), crooked midway games, a clown with a mysterious past, and more. With Betty Hutton, Cornel Wilde, James Stewart, Dorothy Lamour. 152 min. Standard; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English.
Academy Award ®
Winner: Best Picture, Best Original Story
Nominee: Best Director (Cecil B. DeMille), Best Editing, Best Costume Design (Color)
- Cecil B. DeMille
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Betty Hutton, Cornel Wilde, Charlton Heston, Dorothy Lamour, Gloria Grahame, Henry Wilcoxon, Lyle Bettger, Lawrence Tierney, Emmett Kelly, Cucciola , Antoinette Concello, John Kellogg, John Ridgely, Frank Wilcox, Bob Carson, Julia Faye, James Stewart, Lou Jacobs, Anthony Marsh, Noel Neill, Charmienne Harker, Hugh Prosser, Rus Conklin, John Crawford, Keith Richards... More