Most Popular "Barker" Titles
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1. Carousel (1956)
Approved | 128 min | Drama, Musical
Billy Bigelow has been dead for fifteen years, and now outside the pearly gates, he long waived his right to go back to Earth for a day. But he has heard that there is a problem with his ... See full summary »
2. Lovejoy (1986–1994)
50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Lovejoy is an irresistible rogue with a keen eye for antiques. The part-time detective scours the murky salerooms, auction halls and stately homes of Britain, always on the lookout for a find.
3. Johnny Got His Gun (1971)
R | 111 min | Drama, War
Joe, a young American soldier, is hit by a mortar shell on the last day of World War I. He lies in a hospital bed in a fate worse than death --- a quadruple amputee who has lost his arms, ... See full summary »
5. Fairy Tales (1978)
R | 76 min | Comedy, Musical
On his twenty-first birthday, the Prince goes on a quest that takes him across the land searching for the one woman that gets him sexually excited, Princess Sleeping Beauty.
6. Houdini (1953)
Approved | 106 min | Biography, Drama
The spectacular but tragically short career of magician and illusionist Harry Houdini whose tricks defied explanation and safety.
7. The Unholy Three (1930)
Passed | 72 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
"Talkie" remake of Tod Browning's 1925 silent film. A trio of former sideshow performers double as the "Unholy Three" in a scam to nab some shiny rocks.
8. Liliom (1934)
Unrated | 118 min | Drama, Fantasy
Two women love the same man in a world of few prospects. In Budapest, Liliom is a "public figure," a rascal who's a carousel barker, loved by the experienced merry-go-round owner and by a ... See full summary »
9. Lonesome (1928)
Not Rated | 69 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Two lonely people in the big city meet and enjoy the thrills of an amusement park, only to lose each other in the crowd after spending a great day together. Will they ever see each other again?
10. Some Like It Hot (1939)
Approved | 65 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
Nicky Nelson is a fast-talking sideshow barker with a wax-and-alive concession on Atlantic City's boardwalk. Even with the band of his friend, struggling musician Gene Krupa, playing on the... See full summary »
11. The Unholy Three (1925)
Passed | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
A sideshow ventriloquist, midget, and strongman form a conspiracy known as "The Unholy Three" and commit a series of robberies.
12. Crazy House (1943)
Approved | 80 min | Comedy, Music
Olsen and Johnson, stage comedians turned film stars, produce a star-studded musical comedy with an eccentric "millionaire" who hasn't got a dime.
13. Thunder Rock (1942)
Unrated | 90 min | Drama, Fantasy, War
A cynical, embittered newspaperman is tormented, then inspired, by visions he keeps having of people who have drowned.
14. Hellraiser (1991 Video Game)
Action, Adventure, Horror
Locked inside the infamous puzzle box, the gamer need to fight cenobites and other monsters and each level of hell opens a section of the box. The game was never finished but remains a cult... See full summary »
15. Carousel (I)
Drama, Musical, Romance | Announced
In purgatory for his role in a botched bank robbery, former carnival barker Billy Bigelow (Jackman) is sent back to his old life to for one day, where he's to fix the problems he left behind.
16. Are You with It? (1948)
Approved | 93 min | Comedy
Milton Haskins, a math genius known for his infallibility with numbers, quits his job with an insurance company when he discovers he made a mistake, and hooks up with a traveling carnival. ... See full summary »
18. Carnival (1935)
Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Romance
"Chick" Thompson is a puppet-master in a traveling carnival whose wife dies in childbirth and leaves him with an infant son he names "Poochy." His father-in-law and the baby's grandfather ... See full summary »
19. The Live Wire (1925)
Passed | 80 min | Comedy, Romance
The Great Maranelli, a stunting circus clown, falls instantly in love when he sees Dorothy Langdon, who does not think too much of him and lets him know it. He is so smitten that his works ... See full summary »
20. Circus Girl (1937)
Approved | 66 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Trapeze artist Kay Rogers marries aerial-act member Charles Jerome, who immediately become jealous of fellow-trapeze artist Bob McAvoy, and sets out to kill him through a series of staged ... See full summary »
22. Body in a Dumpster (2008)
Midwestern life comes to a halt when a young girl is found brutally murdered in a dumpster behind a small-town diner. There's something not quite right about the deserted church on the edge of town.
24. Mountain Music (1937)
Approved | 76 min | Comedy, Music
Mary Beamish (Martha Raye), a folksy Ozark girl, yearns for the glitter of show business and for a man. She knows she is anything but gorgeous, but figures her enthusiasm offsets that small... See full summary »
25. Food and Magic (1943)
10 min | Documentary, Short
A sideshow barker uses magic and visual aids to alert the public that proper food management is both a resource and a weapon that could be to America's advantage if conserved properly in winning the then current World War.
27. Bad Medicine (1936)
15 min | Short, Comedy, Music
Gene Austin, accompanied by two musicians, are part of a traveling medicine show using a trailer pulled by an automobile. They convert the trailer into a stage covered by an awning, and ... See full summary »
28. La Soglia (2003 Video)
25 min | Short, Horror
A girl is rummaging in the trash when a man approaches her. Initially fascinated by the man, she soon discovers that there is something strange in him. And it is something very violent and dangerous.
Craig Kennedy, Criminologist (1952– )
The Mummy's Secret
Crime, Drama, Mystery
A group of weird sideshow mummies, or "living dead", are the center of interest in a bizarre carnival setting. In a holiday mood, Craig Kennedy, Criminologist, Police Inspector J. J. Burke ... See full summary »