The Sideshow (film)

The Sideshow is a 1928 American silent drama film directed by Erle C. Kenton and starring Marie Prevost, Ralph Graves, and Alan Roscoe.[1]

The Sideshow
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Directed byErle C. Kenton
Written byHoward J. Green
Produced byJack Cohn
StarringMarie Prevost
Ralph Graves
Alan Roscoe
CinematographyJoseph Walker
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
  • December 11, 1928 (1928-12-11)
Running time
70 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)


A circus is threatened by acts of sabotage organized by a rival company.


Preservation statusEdit

Prints of The Sideshow exist at the French archive Centre national du cinéma et de l'image animée in Fort de Bois-d'Arcy and the UCLA Film and Television Archive.[2]



  • Munden, Kenneth White. The American Film Institute Catalog of Motion Pictures Produced in the United States, Part 1. University of California Press, 1997.

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