In both there is a father who disappears, a mother who would rather be elsewhere, a manipulative clergyman, a wisecracking love interest, a fatal unicycle or bicycle accident, a budding artist, and a flight to the city.
His act is juggling chainsaws while pedalling a unicycle .
Iroka mentally froze as she subconsciously wheeled herself out on the highwire on the unicycle and watched several circus personnel take the net away from the bottom.
After a year attending classes at the Montreal circus school, Corinne was doing wheelies on a unicycle and holding handstands.
It's not a regular unicycle - it has the wheel of a mountain bike.
Acrobatics has maintained its status as a spectacular bodily art; complex gymnastic feats are now often performed with apparatus such as balls, unicycles , trampolines, tightropes, and trapezes.
For example, unicycles and automobiles are vehicles with one and four wheels each, respectively.
I suppose there is nothing inherently wrong with film writers of all stripes turning into circus clowns, traipsing around on unicycles and throwing buckets of confetti that the audience thought were full of water.
The reporter had been ‘on the road’ for a dozen years, filing stories on ‘those gentler subjects’ (rural eccentrics, unicyclists , small-town sages, long-time friends, a high-school team with a record number of consecutive losses).
Or perhaps unicycles are just not very good prototypes.