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Circus of Horrors (1960)

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92 min | Horror, Drama

In 1947 England, a plastic surgeon must beat a hasty retreat to France when one of his patients has ghastly problems with her surgery. Once there, he operates on a circus owner's daughter, deformed by bombs from the war. Later he becomes ...See moreIn 1947 England, a plastic surgeon must beat a hasty retreat to France when one of his patients has ghastly problems with her surgery. Once there, he operates on a circus owner's daughter, deformed by bombs from the war. Later he becomes the owner of the circus, and continues transforming disfigured women into the beautiful stars of his show. The police and a nosy reporter (as well as Scotland Yard) become interested when the women who want out of the circus begin dying in freak accidents, and they begin suspecting the good doctor is responsible. Written by Ed Sutton See less
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Writer
George Baxt (original screenplay)
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Updated Apr 30, 1960

Release date
Aug 31, 1960 (United States)

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28 cast members
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Anton Diffring
Dr. Schuler Dr. Schuler   See fewer
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Erika Remberg
Elissa Caro Elissa Caro   See fewer
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Yvonne Monlaur
Nicole Vanet Nicole Vanet   See fewer
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Jane Hylton
Angela Angela   See fewer
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Conrad Phillips
Insp. Arthur Ames Insp. Arthur Ames   See fewer
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Jack Gwillim
Supt. Andrews Supt. Andrews   See fewer
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Vanda Hudson
Magda von Meck Magda von Meck   See fewer
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Yvonne Romain
Melina Melina   See fewer
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Colette Wilde
Evelyn Morley Finsbury Evelyn Morley Finsbury   See fewer
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William Mervyn
Doctor Morley Doctor Morley   See fewer
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John Merivale
Edward Finsbury Edward Finsbury   See fewer
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Peter Swanwick
German Police Inspector Knopf German Police Inspector Knopf   See fewer
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Carla Challoner
Nicole Vanet - Child Nicole Vanet - Child   See fewer
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Kenny Baker
Dwarf (uncredited) Dwarf (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Carson
Chief Eagle Eye (uncredited) Chief Eagle Eye (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sasha Coco
Luis (uncredited) Luis (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rodney Dines
Spectator (uncredited) Spectator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Gotell
Baron Von Gruber (uncredited) Baron Von Gruber (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Haggerty
Second Roustabout (uncredited) Second Roustabout (uncredited)   See fewer
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Glyn Houston
Carnival Barker (uncredited) Carnival Barker (uncredited)   See fewer
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John More
Circus Worker (uncredited) Circus Worker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim O'Brady
Circus Audience (uncredited) Circus Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ernie Rice
Circus Audience (uncredited) Circus Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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Reg Thomason
Roustabout (uncredited) Roustabout (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenneth J. Warren
First Roustabout (uncredited) First Roustabout (uncredited)   See fewer
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Malcolm Watson
Murdered Frenchman (uncredited) Murdered Frenchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 1,442 votes