Trapeze (1956)

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Love drama with circus background. Former trapeze artist Mike Ribble is now a rigger in the Cirque d’Hiver Bouglione in Paris, after suffering an accident while performing the triple-spin in mid-air (a feat he was the sixth, and last, man to achieve). He is reluctantly lured back into the spotlight by Tino Orsini, a young acrobat from New York who longs to learn the triple and believes only Ribble can teach him. As they near the cementing of their new double act, between them comes the beauteous Lola, a manipulative performer determined to join the act, but whose allure will soon turn the men against each other.

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