Random musings on all things cinematical, and otherwise, by Joe Leydon.
Friday, October 31, 2008
Little Big Top
By turns amusingly sour and unassumingly sweet, Little Big Top is a lightly likable trifle that benefits greatly from the offbeat casting of vet heavy Sid Haig (The Devil's Rejects) as Seymour Smiles, an aging, unemployed circus clown who's fortuitously sidetracked on the road toward self-destruction. You can read my full Variety review here.