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    New York, NY    FILM FORUM

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September 3    Chicago, IL    CHICAGO FILM SOCIETY

The Smallest Show on Earth Play Dates


United Kingdom, 1957
Director: Basil Dearden
Producer: Michael Relph, Leslie Gilliat
Cast: Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers, Margaret Rutherford, Peter Sellers
Screenwriter: John Eldridge
Story: William Rose
Cinematography: Douglas Slocombe
Music: William Alwyn
Genre: Comedy
Black & White
Aspect Ratio: 1.75:1
Language: English
Running Time: 80 minutes

A young couple inherits a decrepit movie theatre and tries to revitalize it with the help of some senior citizen long-time employees.

Awards and Nominations:
Best British Screenplay nomination (BAFTA Awards, 1958)

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