The Wagons Roll at Night Poster

Release Date: 1941

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary
An escaped circus lion provides the impetus for the meeting of carnival owner Nick Coster (Humphrey Bogart) and Matt Varney (Eddie Albert), a small-town man who suddenly becomes a lion tamer when he manages to subdue the big cat. While acclimating to carnival life, Matt begins a romance with Nick's sister, Mary (Joan Leslie), causing tension between Matt and Nick. The latter must also juggle his stormy relationship with glamorous circus star Flo Lorraine (Sylvia Sidney).

Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Sylvia Sidney, Eddie Albert, Joan Leslie, Sig Ruman, Cliff Clark, Charley Foy, Frank Wilcox

Director: Ray Enright

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: 1940s, Small town, Girlfriend, Emotional, Sister, Love, Transformation, Melodramatic