The Greatest Show on Earth (1953)

Greatest Show on Earth
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr 33mins.
Genres Drama
Keywords 1950s, accident, animal, circus, ensemble, epic, love triangle, performer, train
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Theodore St John Screenplay n/a 120778 4000003
Fredric M Frank From Story n/a 120870 4000004
Barre Lyndon From Story n/a 120870 4000005
Barre Lyndon Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Fredric M Frank Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Ringling Brothers-Barnum & Bailey Circus Actor n/a 1 1000021
Cecil B DeMille Director n/a 2 2000001
Cecil B DeMille Producer n/a 3 3000001
Theodore St John From Story n/a 120870 4000006
Frank Cavett From Story n/a 120870 4000007
Edith Head Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Dorothy Jeakins Costume Designer n/a 169 13000002
Miles White Costume Designer n/a 169 13000003
Victor Young Music n/a 120781 8000001
Anne Bauchens Editor n/a 172 7000001
George Barnes Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
J Peverell Marley Photography n/a 120835 6000002
Wallace Kelley Photography n/a 120835 6000003
Bob Hope Actor n/a 1 1000020
Julia Faye Actor n/a 1 1000019
Lyle Bettger Actor Klaus 1 1000007
Lawrence Tierney Actor Henderson 1 1000008
Henry Wilcoxon Actor Detective 1 1000009
Dorothy Lamour Actor Phyllis 1 1000006
James Stewart Actor Buttons the Clown 1 1000005
Cornel Wilde Actor Sebastian 1 1000002
Charlton Heston Actor Brad 1 1000003
Gloria Grahame Actor Angel 1 1000004
John Ringling North Actor Himself 1 1000010
Emmett Kelly Actor Himself 1 1000011
Frank Wilcox Actor n/a 1 1000016
Bob Carson Actor n/a 1 1000017
Lillian Albertson Actor n/a 1 1000018
John Ridgely Actor n/a 1 1000015
John Kellogg Actor n/a 1 1000014
Antoinette Concello Actor n/a 1 1000012
Gucciola Actor n/a 1 1000013
Betty Hutton Actor Holly 1 1000001
Synopsis
A rivalry under the big top turns deadly and a crime syndicate is moving in. But nothing will stop the show from going on.