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A circus becomes the location for stolen loot and murder.
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circus | manhunt | psychotronic film | murder | krimi | See All (45) »
The most horrifying syndicate of evil in history!
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The only double the producers could find for Sir Christopher Lee was the circus’ real lion tamer, who Lee described as being “half my height”. In order to make the situation credible, 6’4″ tall Lee was shot in close-up, so the height differential would not be too obvious to the audience. According to Lee, he wore a black mask through 90% of the movie anyway. See more »
The knife-thrower practices in front of onlookers, but when the wheel with the glamorous assistant strapped to it stops, the knives have been rearranged to make a tighter outline around her body. See more »
Barberini: Two years ago he was involved in a serious accident and very badly scarred. He carries on the act in the family tradition but never without the mask.
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Video version entitled Circus of Fear includes new footage and introduction with John Carradine. See more »
Featured in TJ and the All Night Theatre: Circus of Fear + the X from Outer Space (1980) See more »
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UK | West Germany
May 1967 (USA) See more »
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Psycho-Circus See more »
Bray Studios, Down Place, Oakley Green, Berkshire, England, UK See more »
Circus Films, Proudweeks See more »
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91 min | 65 min (edited) (black and white)
Black and White | Color (Eastmancolor) (uncredited)
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