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Freaks [1932 film] (1932)

by Tod Browning (Director), Willis Goldbeck (Screenwriter), Tod Robbins (Screenwriter)

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A group of freaks take revenge on a trapeze artist and her boyfriend after years of abuse. Filmed using real circus performers.

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A woman feigns affection for a circus dwarf.

Notable for being a weird movie, not for being a good movie. There are some okay scenes. Ford and Hyams are good together - although they're a very small part of the movie. It might have been an okay movie with better acting in the main roles.

Concept: D
Story: D
Characters: C
Dialog: C
Pacing: C
Cinematography: C
Special effects/design: C
Acting: F
Music: C

Enjoyment: C

GPA: 1.6/4 ( )
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Browning, TodDirectorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Goldbeck, WillisScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Robbins, TodScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Ates, Roscoesecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Baclanova, Olgasecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ford, Wallacesecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gordon, Leonsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hyams, Leilasecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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