THE LAST CIRCUS

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Alex de la Iglesia Stars: Carlos Arece, Antonio de la Torre, Carolina Bang The Last Circus (also known as Balada Triste de Trompeta or A Sad Trumpet Ballad) was a bold choice for opening night film of the recent Spanish Film Festival. This is a startling and confronting film that will not appeal to everyone. Directed with verve by Alex de la Iglesia (The Oxford Murders, Ferpect Crime, etc), The Last Circus is a dark, picaresque and violent black comedy about the romantic rivalry between two horribly disfigured clowns for the Continue reading