Photo gallery for Charlie Chaplin’s The Circus The Circus is one of Charlie Chaplin’s finest, yet most underrated, films — one of the best scenes involves Charlie being trapped in a cage with a sleeping lion: The Circus – Charlie Chaplin realizes he’s run into the cage of a sleeping lion – with the door locked behind him! The Circus – Charlie Chaplin tries to escape from the cage of the sleeping lion, not realizing that the door leaps to a wide awake tiger The Circus – Charlie Chaplin trapped in the lion’s cage The Circus – Charlie Chaplin trying to keep the “friendly” dog from waking the sleeping lion The Circus – Merna Kennedy comes by – will she rescue Charlie from the lion’s cage, or faint? The Circus – Merna Kennedy recovers from her faint, to rescue Charlie Chaplin from the lion’s cage The Circus – now that the door’s unlocked, Charlie Chaplin bravely approaches the lion — until it roars! The Circus – after running away from the lion at breakneck speed, Charlie Chaplin climbs as far away as he can get The Circus – from the top of the pole, Charlie Chaplin waves to Merna Kennedy before coming down The Circus – after coming down, Charlie Chaplin impresses Merna Kennedy No votes yet. Please wait... Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogleWhatsAppPinterestEmailPrintRedditMoreTumblrPocketSkypeLinkedInTelegramLike this:Like Loading... Related June 19, 2014 admin Photo gallery No Comment Merna Kennedy, The Circus Charlie Chaplin, Director A Dog’s Life Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * * Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.