• The Greatest Show on Earth (1995)

The Greatest Show on Earth

Release Date: July 31st, 1995

DVD Release Date: April 6th, 2004

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 32 min

Plot Summary

"The Greatest Show on Earth" is a dazzling spectacle of life behind the scenes with Ringling Bros.-Barnum and Bailey Circus, the best three-ring circus in the land. Celebrates the extravagant three-ring circus and depicts the passionate scenes of love and jealousy behind the greatest show on Earth.

Cast: Betty Hutton, Charlton Heston, Cornel Wilde, Dorothy Lamour, Gloria Grahame, James Stewart, Henry Wilcoxon, Lawrence Tierney

Director: Cecil B. DeMille

Genres: Romance , Drama

Production Co: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Girlfriend, Melodramatic, Emotional, 1950s, Rise, Rivalry, Fall, Love triangle


Winner Best Motion Picture
Winner Cinematography - Color
Nominated Film Editing
Winner Best Motion Picture - Drama
Winner Best Cinematography
Winner Writing (Motion Picture Story)
Nominated Costume Design (Color)
Nominated Directing
Winner Best Director - Motion Picture