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The Sunday Intertitle: Rinky-Dink

Impressively, Chaplin’s THE RINK has only, I think, two intertitles in its first reel. Perhaps not so impressive when you consider how slight the plot is. 358 more words


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