Movie was released on 1928-01-06, the IMDB rating is 8,1 (upd: 09-27-2020) and lasts 71 min. The Circus belongs to the following categories: Best Comedy, Best Family, Comedy, Drama. Directed by Charlie Chaplin.Overview
Charlie, a wandering tramp, becomes a circus handyman and falls in love with the circus owner’s daughter. Unaware of Charlie’s affection, the girl falls in love with a handsome young performer. Charlie’s versatility makes him star of the show when he substitutes for an ailing tightwire walker. He is discharged from the company when he protects the girl from her father’s abuse, but he returns and appeals to the handsome performer to marry the girl. After the wedding the father prevails upon them to rejoin the circus. Charlie is hired again, but he stays behind when the caravan moves on.