A wholesomely enraptured musical about the life of P. Barnum turns out to be a crowd-pleaser in the best sense: It's a concoction that soars. By Owen Gleiberman. Chief Film Critic. It takes the life of P.
Reviewed at AMC 34th St., New York, Dec. 10, 2017. MPAA Rating: PG. Running time: 105 MIN.
Film Review: ‘The Greatest Showman’
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