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1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
Karel Cernik (Fredric March) is the owner of a small Czech circus that's been in his family for generations. When the Communists take over, officials begin to dictate almost every aspect of how the tight-knit group can operate. Karel's wife, Zama (Gloria Grahame), becomes increasingly frustrated with the restricted situation, and Karel must struggle to find a way to to escape Communist rule by fleeing the country so that the circus can thrive again.

Cast: Fredric March , Terry Moore , Gloria Grahame , Cameron Mitchell , Adolphe Menjou , Robert Beatty , Alex D'Arcy , Richard Boone

Director: Elia Kazan

Genres: Drama

Man On A Tightrope (1953)

Release Date: January 1st, 1953|1 hr. 45 min.

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