Phineas Taylor Barnum


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Noun1.Phineas Taylor Barnum - United States showman who popularized the circus (1810-1891)Phineas Taylor Barnum - United States showman who popularized the circus (1810-1891)
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THE GREATEST SHOWMAN (PG) Roll up and rock out for director Michael Gracey's hyperkinetic, footstomping musical based on the topsy-turvy life of circus impresario and master of shameless selfpromotion Phineas Taylor Barnum (Hugh Jackman).
THE GREATEST SHOWMAN (PG) HHHH H ROLL up and rock out for director Michael Gracey's hyperkinetic, foot-stomping musical based on the topsy-turvy life of circus impresario and master of shameless selfpromotion Phineas Taylor Barnum (Hugh Jackman, pictured).
Phineas Taylor Barnum (Jackman) is a man of vision, both for himself and the world.
Jackman's movie tells a story about one of the great circus proprietors, Phineas Taylor Barnum, but his three ring 'Greatest Show on Earth' was a much later innovation.