Can Fox strike Les Miserables level gold with Michael Gracey’s big screen musical The Greatest Showman? With Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, and Zac Efron in toe, this ode to blind capitalism should score big this Boxing Day.
Synopsis: “The Greatest Showman” is a bold and original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and the sense of wonder we feel when dreams come to life. Inspired by the ambition and imagination of P.T. Barnum, “The Greatest Showman” tells the story of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a mesmerizing spectacle that became a worldwide sensation. “The Greatest Showman” is directed by exciting new filmmaker, Michael Gracey, with songs by Academy Award® winners Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (“La La Land”) and starring Academy Award nominee Hugh Jackman. Jackman is joined by Zac Efron, Academy Award nominee Michelle Williams, Rebecca Ferguson and Zendaya.
THE GREATEST SHOWMAN releases on 26 DECEMBER, 2017 in AUSTRALIA through 20TH CENTURY FOX