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5 Ratings

Billy Rose's Jumbo

Directed by Charles Walters
United States, 1962
Comedy, Musical, Romance


Circus owner Pop Wonder and his daughter, Kitty, try to save their beloved business from foreclosure in this musical. Pop and Kitty rely on aerialist Sam to help them save the circus, unaware that Sam’s got an agenda of his own.

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Billy Rose's Jumbo Directed by Charles Walters

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1963 | Nominee: Best Music, Scoring of Music, Adaptation or Treatment

Writers Guild of America

1963 | Nominee: Best Written American Musical (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1963 | 5 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Musical

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