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  1. flASHback: Election engines revved up in weeks before the primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    By Cecil B. DeMille standards, it was more Son of Paleface than The Greatest Show on Earth.

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  2. Centennial fete for DeMille's 'Squaw Man' at Hollywood Heritage MuseumRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... He remade "The Squaw Man" in 1931 but won the best film Oscar for his 1952 circus extravaganza, "The Greatest Show on Earth." In 1956, Lasky and DeMille were at the dedication of the Lasky-DeMille Barn as Hollywood's "first major film company ...

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  3. Sketch remains from meeting with famed clown KellySketch remains from ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Journal and Courier

    ... with laughter. For many years he was a star in the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus - "The Greatest Show on Earth." Kelly entertained millions of people, including presidents and royalty. He also appeared on TV, in movies, at professional ...

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  4. Palmetto Bay circus star with Ringling Bros. passes at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Bradenton.com

    ... When producer-director Cecil B. DeMille wanted to tell a circus story in his 1952 film, “The Greatest Show on Earth,” he cast Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey’s 1951 troupe, of which Petrello was a featured act, among the ...

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  5. Golden Globes: Martin Scorsese and A Hell Of An Acceptance SpeechRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... that characterized the DeMille pictures. OK, so Goodfellas doesn't exactly bring to mind The Greatest Show on Earth . But the drive was the same: so that the audiences could live in their wonders. [DeMille] helped create the narrative style and ...

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  6. 'Samson and Delilah' is some classic old school filmmakingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... h" did achieve was foreshadow some of the spectacle we would be treated to in his final two films The Greatest Show on Earth and The Ten Commandments and is still worth a look if you like a good solid bible epic.

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  7. Ringling Museum of Art celebrates circus stampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... and music on the museum's bell wagon, which made an appearance in the 1952 Cecil B. DeMille movie The Greatest Show on Earth . It begins at 11 a.m. and it's free. ringling.org or (941) 359-5700.

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  8. Clowns gather for contests, latest trends at world conventionRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... is a room devoted to clown memorabilia, where the costume worn by James Stewart in the 1951 film "The Greatest Show on Earth" looms over a model circus. Although they're in the business of making people laugh, clowns get serious talking about honing ...

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  9. The almanacRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | UPI

    ... In 1953, legendary filmmaker Cecil B. DeMille won the only Academy Award of his career when "The Greatest Show on Earth," a big-budget extravaganza about circus life, was acclaimed the Best Picture. In 1987, South Carolina televangelist Jim Bakker ...

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