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An amazing, stupendous story of Carnival life with a laugh, a tear, and a heart throb alternating and combining to make this the outstanding picture of its kind of the 1929 season. (Herald). See more »

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9 December 1928 (USA)  »

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Det farende Folk  »

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(Vitaphone) (talking sequences)| (alternate version)

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1.33 : 1
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Originally shot as a silent. Sound was added after completion. See more »

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Version of Hoop-La (1933) See more »

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Dorothy Mackaill a stand-out in part-talkie version of famous play.

Although it was Betty Compson who was given a Best Actress Oscar nom for her role in this film, it was fellow actress Dorothy Mackaill who really deserved it. Her performance was fiery and full of emotion, leaving a much more vivid impression than that of Ms. Compson. This is a silent with talking sequences.


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