A lion escapes Nick Coster's carnival and is captured by grocery clerk Matt Varney whom Nick brings into the show and eventually makes chief lion tamer. When Nick finds out Matt has fallen for his convent-bred sister Mary he makes him go into the cage with the insane lion Caesar. Written by
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The surging drama...the teeming thrills...behind the circus scenes!
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Did You Know?
Starting with this film, Bogart would always receive top billing for the rest of his career. See more
Hoffman the Great
[Showing up for work drunk, before his lion-taming performance
A real man can drink and *still* do his work!
Referenced in Summer of '42
From Me to You
Written by Fabian Andre
, Wayne King
and Nat Conney
Played on piano during the bar scene See more