Man On A Tightrope

  • 1953
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

March, in another powerful role, is the manager of a little Czech circus that is trying to get across the border through the Iron Curtain to freedom. March's family has owned the circus for generations. When the communists take over Czechoslovakia, his young performers are drafted into the service and his equipment sadly goes to seed without proper repair...read more

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A European circus troupe's attempt to flee Czechoslovakia. Fredric March, Gloria Grahame. Joe: Cameron Mitchell. Fesker: Adolphe Menjou. Tereza: Terry Moore. A compelling, offbeat film, strikingly directed by Elia Kazan.

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