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Ode to a gesture in Monsieur Verdoux

there is this gesture in Monsieur Verdoux

it sums the whole emotional world up

there is this gesture in Monsieur Verdoux

it breaks my brain into pieces… 59 more words

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

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