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The Smallest Show on Earth

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 20 min.

Plot Summary
When Matt Spenser (Bill Travers) and his wife, Jean (Virginia McKenna), inherit a small cinema, the Bijou, from a distant relative, they are shocked to find a decrepit building that comes with a group of aging employees. Matt and Jean try to sell the Bijou to Albert Hardcastle (Francis De Wolff), the owner of a large nearby cinema, but he gives them a lowball offer. Instead, they decide to open the theater, using a few clever marketing schemes to gain viewers at the expense of Hardcastle.

Cast: Bill Travers , Virginia McKenna , Peter Sellers , Margaret Rutherford , Bernard Miles , Leslie Phillips , Francis De Wolff ,

Director: Basil Dearden

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Times Film Corporation

The Smallest Show on Earth (1957)

Release Date: November 22nd, 1957|1 hr. 20 min.

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