In search of better business, a big American carnival opens in Munich, Germany. Joe Hammond the barker befriends attractive pickpocket Willie (Anne Baxter) , finds her a job, and romances her. Then high diver Frank Colloni recruits Willie as his assistant and shortly afterwards proposes marriage, After the marriage, Joe figures he can still exercise his sexual hold over Willie; but tragedy intervenes.
Lyle Bettger,Steve Cochran,Jay C. Flippen,George Nader,Helene Stanley,Anne Baxter
The classic story of an ambitious German girl (Anne Baxter) who joins a traveling carnival and eventually becomes a high-wire superstar. A dramatic love triangle follows when she unknowingly captures the hearts of two circus performers who vie for her attention.