arrow
copy to clipboard

Billy Rose's Jumbo

4.6
128
Ratings
Plugin not supported.
Original title
Billy Rose's Jumbo
Year
Running time
127 min.
Country
United States United States
Director
Screenwriter
Sidney Sheldon (Play: Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur)
Music
George E. Stoll, Roger Edens, Alexander Courage, Leo Arnaud, Robert Franklyn, Conrad Salinger, Robert Van Eps
Cinematography
William H. Daniels
Cast
, , , , , , ,
Producer
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer / Euterpe / Arwin Productions
Genre
Comedy. Musical | Circus
Synopsis / Plot
Pop and Kitty Wonder are the owners of the Wonder Circus and because of Pop's addiction to gambling they are constantly in debt and the creditors are very close to foreclosing on them. Their main attraction is Jumbo, the elephant and it seems that their competitor, John Noble wants Jumbo and is luring away all of their acts leaving them with virtually nothing. Then all of a sudden a mysterious man named Sam Rawlins joins them as a wire walker and Kitty is taken with him, what they don't know is that he's Noble's son.
Awards
1962: Nominated for Oscar: Best Soundtrack (adapted)
1962: Golden Globes: 5 Nominations, including Best Film - Musical
1962: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nominated for Best Musical Screenplay
Movie Soulmates' ratings
Register so you can access movie recommendations tailored to your movie taste.
Friends' ratings
Register so you can check out ratings by your friends, family members, and like-minded members of the FA community.
Is the synopsis/plot summary missing? Do you want to report a spoiler, error or omission? Please send us a message.
If you are not a registered user please send us an email to info@filmaffinity.com

All copyrighted material (movie posters, DVD covers, stills, trailers) and trademarks belong to their respective producers and/or distributors.

For US ratings information please visit: www.mpaa.org www.filmratings.com www.parentalguide.org
FAQs | Privacy policy / use conditions | Privacy configuration
© 2002-2018 Filmaffinity - Movieaffinity | Filmaffinity is a movie recommendation site based on the concept of Movie Soulmates.
We are an independent movie lovers club worldwide with 646.000 users + 133.000.000 ratings. Not related to any Media or Corporation.
All Rights Reserved | Movie Soulmates™ is a Registered Trademark