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Title The greatest show on earth [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures presents a Cecil B. DeMille production ; produced with the cooperation of Ringling Bros.-Barnum & Bailey Circus ; screenplay by Fredric M. Frank, Barré Lyndon and Theodore St. John ; produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille.

Imprint Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    GRE    Staff Reported Missing
Edition Full screen format.
Description 1 videodisc (152 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Paramount DVD collection
Note Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1952.
Credits Director of photography, George Barnes ; art directors, Hal Pereira, Walter H. Tyler ; editor, Anne Bauchens ; music, Victor Young ; costume designers, Edith Head, Dorothy Jeakins, Miles White.
Cast Betty Hutton, Cornel Wilde, Charlton Heston, Dorothy Lamour, Gloria Grahame, James Stewart, Henry Wilcoxon, Lyle Bettger, Lawrence Tierney.
Summary The master show-man, Cecil B. DeMille, brings the thrills, chills and exhilaration of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus that includes an all-star cast.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD; region 1; Dolby digital mono.
Language Closed-captioned.
In English with optional French soundtrack.
Awards Academy Awards (1952): Best Picture; Best Writing, Motion Picture Story
Subject Circus -- Drama.
Theatrical companies -- Drama
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Genre/Form Feature films
Added Author DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959
Frank, Fredric M. (Fredric Maurice), 1911-1977.
Lyndon, Barré, 1896-1972.
St. John, Theodore
Hutton, Betty.
Wilde, Cornel.
Heston, Charlton.
Lamour, Dorothy, 1914-1996
Grahame, Gloria
Stewart, James, 1908-1997.
Wilcoxon, Henry, 1905-1984
Bettger, Lyle, 1915-2003-
Tierney, Lawrence, 1919-2002
Head, Edith
Jeakins, Dorothy.
White, Miles, 1914-2000-
Paramount Pictures Corporation
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows.
Note At head of title: Cecil B. DeMille's
Added Title Cecil B. DeMille's The greatest show on earth
ISBN 0792199030
Standard No. 097360661743
Music No. 06617 Paramount

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