High Jump (1959)

Director
Godfrey Grayson

Main cast
Richard Wyler; Lisa Daniely; Leigh Madison; Michael Peake

Genres
Thriller, Foreign, Crime

Description
After he accidentally causes the death of his partner, trapeze artist Bill Ryan (Richard Wyler) leaves the circus and sinks into an alcoholic mire of self-pity. Things look up when elegant Jackie Field (Lisa Daniely) takes interest in Bill, but she hides a sinister motive. Ignoring Kitty (Leigh Madison), the shopgirl who adores him, Bill falls for Jackie and joins her gang of thieves, but the daring stunt she has him perform may lead to disaster.


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