The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
|Released:||Thursday, May 1, 1952|
The Greatest Show on Earth Synopsis
A two-time Academy Award-winner*–including Best Picture and Best Writing, Motion Picture Story–THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH captures the thrills, chills and exhilaration of the circus. Featuring three intertwining plotlines filled with romance and rivalry, DeMille's film includes spectacular action sequences, including a show-stopping train wreck. THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH also boasts a sensational cast, including Betty Hutton, Cornel Wilde, Charlton Heston, Dorothy Lamour, Gloria Grahame, and James Stewart.
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Paramount Presents: The Greatest Show on Earth Physical Media: Blu-ray Review
The Greatest Show on Earth is certainly one of DeMille’s grandest undertakings but dubbed one of the worst of all the Oscar Best Picture winners, it isn’t his best.
Full Review | Grade: B