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Movie - The Kid [REVIEW] - 6 Reels Of Joy

IMDB Rating: 8,3/10
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Director: Charles Chaplin
Writer: Charles Chaplin
Stars: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Jackie Coogan

So, what do we get in this… 360 more words


Charlie and Edna

Charlie Chaplin’s longest-lasting relationship wasn’t with any of his wives; it was with a co-star from his early movie career, Edna Purviance.

1915: Charles Chaplin is still perfecting his “Little Tramp” character and trying to establish himself in the growing motion picture industry. 570 more words


Week of May 19th, 1917

Ruth Ann Baldwin, 1915 passport photo

Baldwin took occasional breaks (on location with Pierson, 1917)

One hundred years ago this week, Kingsley offered a glimpse of a woman director at work: 514 more words

The Cure (1917)

This slapstick short continues Charlie Chaplin’s series with Mutual, following the release of “Easy Street” in January. Chaplin was taking longer to work on his films than he ever had before – this wasn’t released until mid-April – but the result was still very profitable for his studio. 963 more words


The Adventurer (1917)

I’m beginning the year 2017 with a review of the last movie Charlie Chaplin made in 1917, one of the funniest and most accessible of his work for… 900 more words