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Monsieur Verdoux (1947)

Director: Charles Chaplin

The transition that happens from The Great Dictator to Monsieur Verdoux doesn’t only reflect on the state of the man who had now found himself a public enemy, but a bleakness inherent to a culture in recovery from war. 185 more words


Chaplin's War Trilogy

Chaplin’s War Trilogy
An Evolving Lens in Three Dark Comedies, 1918-1947
by Wes D. Gehring

 “A Pablo Picasso painting might seem an unusual catalyst for a book on Charlie Chaplin.”

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EFC II #17 - Monsieur Verdoux (1947)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#17 – Monsieur Verdoux (1947)
Dir. Charlie Chaplin
Starring: Charlie Chaplin, Martha Raye, William Frawley, Marilyn Nash, Isobel Elsom

The seventeenth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Charlie Chaplin’s black comedy about a bigamist wife killer set in France, a departure from his usual films, Monsieur Verdoux. 29 more words

Epic Film Challenge

Weekend Round Up #62

This weekend’s movies:

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, In the Realm of the Senses, Monsieur Verdoux, The Walk