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Circus World
Directed by:
Henry Hathaway

Directed by Henry Hathaway, and written by Ben Hecht (screenplay) and Philip Yordan (front for Bernard Gordon), "Circus World" (also known as "Circus-Welt", "Henry Hathaway's The Magnificent Showman", "Held der Arena") is a Drama film, released in the USA on June 25 of 1964 . John Wayne is starring, alongside Claudia Cardinale, Rita Hayworth, Lloyd Nolan, Richard Conte and John Smith.


Who is the director of "Circus World":

Circus World was directed by Henry Hathaway, an American director, and producer.

Before Circus World, Henry Hathaway had directed How the West Was Won, released in 1962, North to Alaska (1960), Seven Thieves (1960), Woman Obsessed (1959), From Hell to Texas (1958), and Legend of the Lost (1957). Since, he directed Of Human Bondage, released in 1964, Nevada Smith (1966), The Last Safari (1967), 5 Card Stud (1968), True Grit (1969), and Airport (1970).

When was "Circus World" released:

Circus World was initally released in the United States on Thursday, June 25, 1964.. This was fifty-five (55) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, July 16, 1964 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, February 10, 1965 in France; Thursday, December 10, 1964 in Germany; Saturday, January 16, 1965 in Italy; Friday, June 04, 1965 in Australia and on Saturday, December 05, 1964 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Circus World":

At the casting of Circus World we find John Wayne, previously seen in McLintock! (1963) and Donovan's Reef (1963); Claudia Cardinale (Indifferenti, Gli (1964), The Pink Panther (1963)); Rita Hayworth (The Happy Thieves (1962), The Story on Page One (1959)) [ more... ]

  • John Wayne and Richard Conte have both also be seen in The Greatest Story Ever Told, released in 1965.
  • John Wayne and John Smith also appeared in The High and the Mighty, released in 1954.
  • Miles Malleson and Katherine Kath also appeared together in Fury at Smugglers' Bay, released in 1961.
  • Richard Conte and Lloyd Nolan can both be seen in Guadalcanal Diary, released in 1943.

What is the Storyline of "Circus World":

At the turn of the 20th century, circus owner Matt Masters (John Wayne) takes his troupe on a tour of Europe in search of his long-lost love, Lili Alfredo (Rita Hayworth). With him are Lili's daughter, Toni (Claudia Cardinale), whom she abandoned years earlier and whom he has raised as his own, and his faithful friend, Cap Carson (Lloyd Nolan).

The circus is lost in a sinking ship, but Masters manages to salvage part of it. With the help of some European acts, he puts together a new show. Masters [...]

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