The Circus Reviews

April 2, 2019
[Charles Chaplin] does not seem satisfied with the hearty laughs that used to greet him, but seeks to embroider his farce with touches of pathos that make one uncomfortable with their incongruity.
July 14, 2010
It's a brilliant combination of light and darkness, tenderness and violence and, yes, laughter and tears.
July 14, 2010
There's an edge to The Circus that suggests a man gazing deep into the void, laughing at the darkness and urging us to do the same.
May 26, 2010
Innovative and timelessly hilarious.