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The Barker

1928 1h 30m Drama List
Reviews The sideshow barker (Milton Sills) for a cheap carnival has plans for his teenage son (Douglas Fairbanks Jr.) to study law. Read More Read Less

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Emanuel Levy EmanuelLevy.Com Betty Compson was nominated for an Oscar for her performance in this carnival-set melodrama Rated: C+ May 5, 2011 Full Review Michael W. Phillips, Jr. Goatdog's Movies A fair-to-middlin' example of that transitional hybrid, the part-talkie. Rated: 2.5/5 Mar 17, 2008 Full Review Read all reviews
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Synopsis The sideshow barker (Milton Sills) for a cheap carnival has plans for his teenage son (Douglas Fairbanks Jr.) to study law.
Director
George Fitzmaurice
Screenwriter
Benjamin Glazer, Joseph Jackson
Production Co
First National
Genre
Drama
Original Language
English
Runtime
1h 30m