The Greatest Showman (2017)

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Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.

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Updated: 28 February 2017
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James Gordon Bennett
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Queen Victoria
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Deng Yan
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Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.

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Rated PG for thematic elements including a brawl | See all certifications »

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Carey Mulligan and Ellen Page were in early talks for the role of Jenny Lind. Director Michael Gracey visited Rebecca Ferguson at her home in London with a TV under his arm and picked the film and the part of Jenny Lind to her, because she was his choice to play that part in the film. See more »

Quotes

Phillip Carlyle: I can't just run off and join the circus.
P.T. Barnum: Why not? You clearly have a flair for show business.
Phillip Carlyle: There's show business?
P.T. Barnum: Mm-hmm.
Phillip Carlyle: I never heard of it.
P.T. Barnum: 'Cause I just invented it.
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From Now On
Written by Justin Paul and Benj Pasek
Performed by Hugh Jackman and The Greatest Showman Cast
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