The Great Wallendas (1978)

The Great Wallendas


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Lloyd Bridges stars as stubborn high-wire artist Karl Wallenda in the made-for-TV The Great Wallendas. The famed family aerialist troupe suffered a tragic setback when, during a performance in Detroit on January 30, 1962, an accident caused the death of Karl's son-in-law and nephew, and the crippling of his own son. With grim determination, Karl insists that the Wallendas recreate their fatal "pyramid" routine. Despite several near-disasters, the Wallendas make a triumphant comeback in Fort … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure
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Written By: Jan Hartman
On DVD: May 25, 1990


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