"(the film was called The Merry-Go-Round)"

Set in Vienna before the Great War, 'Merry Go Round' is the perfect title for a film which tells the tangled tale of circus girl Agnes, who falls for a necktie salesman...or so she thinks. Said salesman is actually a married Count and his case of mistaken identity will problems surely cause.

To add to the complications, unrequited love comes in the form of fellow circus employee, Bartholomew - a hunchback - who has eyes only for Agnes...