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Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Charlie Chaplin in: A Woman

 

This is the last time Chaplin appears on screen without a mustache.


A family of father and mother and daughter go to the park. The father plays a hide-and-seek game with a girl, blindfolded while the women dose off on a bench Charlie leads the father into a lake. The dozing ladies on the bench fall for Charlie and invite him for dinner. The father returns home with his friend. Charlie Chaplin rushes upstairs and dresses like a woman, shaving his moustache. Both men fall for Chaplin.

 

Director: Charlie Chaplin

Writer: Charlie Chaplin

Stars: Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance and Charlie Inslee









Monday, May 21, 2012

Charlie Chaplin in: The Idle Class


The story about tow fools; one rich and one poor. Both of them played by Charlie Chaplin The richer fool is a man with a drinking problem and a neglected wife (Edna Purviance) who has stopped tolerating it. The poorer fool is his standard Tramp, hitching a joyride on a train and ending up at a golf course where he gets into predictably funny trouble. The Tramp shows up, running from the law, and is mistaken for the husband. Edna finds the new "husband" more to her liking than the real one. When true identities are revealed, a fight breaks out and the Tramp is ejected.

Director: Charlie Chaplin

Writer: Charlie Chaplin

Stars: Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance and Mack Swain

with best regards from Charlie Chaplin Silent Movies

 

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Charlie Chaplin in: City Lights


Charlie Chaplin meets a beautiful blind girl and falls in love with her, he tries to help her and her family to face the financial problems they face.
The tramp's friend is a wealthy man allows him to be the girl's benefactor and suitor.

Director: Charlie Chaplin

Writer: Charlie Chaplin

Stars: Charlie Chaplin, Virginia Cherrill and Florence Lee


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Friday, April 13, 2012

Charlie Chaplin in : The great Dictator


The story begins between the two World Wars. During that time, things started going crazy and freedom disappeared. Which the nation of Tomainia was on the losing side.
a man talking about the country of Tomania that was becoming weaker but sought to hit the Cathedral of Notre Dame with its war weapon. The Dictator watches as the machine hits only in front of a small house and then drops a bomb to the ground directly in front of it. One man is sent to check the fuse as the missile turns toward him with his every move then explodes. Planes fly overhead, and he tries to shoot them down with little success.........

Director:Charles Chaplin

Writer:Charles Chaplin

Stars:Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard and Jack Oakie




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Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Charlie Chaplin in: Shoulder Arms


Charlie is a member of the "Awkward Squad"  in boot camp. He has problems with making a proper about-face and with marching. Once in France he gets no letters from home. He finally gets a package containing Limburger cheese which requires a gas mask and which he throws over into the German trench. He goes "over the top" and captures thirteen Germans. Escaping the enemy squad Charlie hides in a bombed-out house where a French girl, Edna Purviance, lives. She discovers him in her bed and tends to his wounds. Soon they're beset by the enemy squad, searching for Charlie. With the help of Edna he captures the Kaiser and the Crown Prince and is given a statue and victory parade in New York and then ... fellow soldiers wake him from his dream.

Director: Charlie Chaplin

Writer: Charlie Chaplin

Stars: Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance and Syd Chaplin

 

 

 

with best regards from Charlie Chaplin Silent Movies