Eleven-year-old Cory (Dan Byrd) is a foster child nobody wants. Carlotta (Julie Harris) is an elderly woman the world has forgotten. Together, they find friendship and family when they join a traveling circus, and show "what an old has-been and a First of May can do." The First of May is that rare family film that will touch viewers of all ages. Co-staring Mickey Rooney, Charles Nelson Reilly, and Joe DiMaggio. Rated G. Approx. 111 minutes plus extras.