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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Chris Kelly
John C Reilly
Salma Hayek
Willem Dafoe
Ken Watanabe
Patrick Fugit
Jane Krakowski
Directors
Chris Weitz
Screenwriters
Running Time
103 minutes

Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant
How weird it can get when you run away to join the circus


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Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant

Plot
A14-year-old boy (Chris Kelly) who visits a travelling freak show is drawn into a world of vampires, werewolves and bearded ladies.


Verdict
A talented ensemble helps this pull through despite a leaden lead, but it may still seem too childish for adults and too adult for kids.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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