Juggling in Movies

Knickerbocker Holiday (1944)

[Nelson Eddy, Charles Coburn, Constance Dowling, Ernest Cossart]

It's 1650 in New Amsterdam, and Brom Broeck, a young outspoken newspaper publisher is arrested for printing advanced opinions on the undemocratic rule of Governor "Peg-Leg" Stuyvesant. While Brom is in prison, old "Peg-Leg" goes on the make for Brom's sweetheart. But, when "Peg-Leg" is forced to release Brom, watch out!

Circus scene features several acts, including the Johnson Brothers juggling team, Fred and Harry Johnson.

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