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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If you look at it in a certain way, a lion's nothing but a large chipmunk.
Referenced in Breakdowns of 1941
The Umbrella Man
Music by Vincent Rose
and Larry Stock
Played when the taxi pulls into the carnival lot See more