Carny
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Carny
In Robert Kaylor's Carny, the world of the carnival is an illusion manipulated by the carnies to fleece the suckers. The marks generally deserve what they get, because of their greed, corruption, or just plain stupidity. It's share and share alike for Frankie (Gary Busey) and Patch (Robbie Robertson), partners in a dunk-the-bozo act in a carnival travelling through the American South. At one of the small-town stops, Donna (Jodie Foster), an alienated teenager, dumps her obnoxious boyfriend and, with Frankie's encouragement, joins up and moves into their trailer (and Frankie's… More
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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The ambiance turns out to be much richer than the narrative."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Carny is a tightly structured, atmospherically rich little movie that works."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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