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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FOR THE MILLIONS WHO CHEERED "THEY DRIVE BY NIGHT"! (1941 one-sheet poster)
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Did You Know?
The lions were from Gay's Lion Farm in El Monte, California. In operation from 1925 to 1942 when it closed due to war-time meat rationing, it was a popular tourist attraction and lion breeding center. 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 Hollywood Mouth 2
From Me to You
Written by Fabian Andre
, Wayne King
and Nat Conney
Played on piano during the bar scene See more