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With tough and savvy boss Victor Mature in charge, the Whirling Circus just keeps chugging along, but an unknown saboteur--who'll stop at nothing, including murder--is determined that the show must not go on. Director Joseph M. Newman's perils-under-the Big-Top drama, released in 1959, also stars Gilbert Roland, Rhonda Fleming, Red Buttons, Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, David Nelson, Kathryn Grant, Adele Mara, Howard McNear and Steve Allen.

  1. Irwin Allen

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Joseph M. Newman


  3. Irving Wallace


  4. Charles Bennett


Top Billed Cast

  1. Victor Mature

    Victor Mature

    Henry Jasper 'Hank' Whirling

  2. Red Buttons

    Red Buttons

    Randy Sherman

  3. Rhonda Fleming

    Rhonda Fleming

    Helen Harrison

  4. Kathryn Grant

    Kathryn Grant

    Jeannie Whirling

  5. Vincent Price

    Vincent Price

    Hans Hagenfeld

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The Big Circus
The Big Circus


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Status Released

Release Information

  • July 5, 1959


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 49m

Budget -

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