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Truth at its Finest - The Great Dictator (1940)

Charlie Chaplin is one of the greatest filmmakers in motion picture history. Robert Downey, Jr. brilliantly portrayed his tremendous talent and career in the 1992 film… 553 more words

Film History

The ‘Truther’ Intruders

Evil Plot:

Though no one can see him, Hollow Face lurks in the corners, desperately desiring love but only knowing how to spread fear and hate. 917 more words


The Timelessness of Defiance Against Oppression.

Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin, KBE, had been silent for most of his career. Actor, writer, director, composer, businessman, he was a one-man machine, wielding his power with grace and aplomb. 129 more words


What happened this month in history?

October 3rd 610 CE Heraclius arrives by ship from Carthage at Constantinople to overthrow Byzantine emperor Phocas

Sometime around 610 CE, the senate sent out a call for help to be rescued from the paranoid and revengeful Byzantine emperor named Phocas. 1,465 more words

Byzantine History

Cobra Interview: Manifesting our New Society

GoldFish Report No 57, ExoPolitics Round Table Part 3 “Manifesting our New Society”

Video by The GoldFish Report

Published on Aug 9, 2016

On GoldFish Report No 57, the Ambassador welcomes COBRA, Alfred Lambremont-Webre and Capt. 837 more words


The Great Dictator (USA, 1940)

Directed by: Charlie Chaplin. My recent quest for great comedies took me here, and really, why wouldn’t it? This film combines my appreciation of visual humour, sight gags, misunderstanding, etc, with a fascination for the strange and horrifying transformation the world underwent in the 1930’s and 40’s. 284 more words

The Greatest Speech Ever Made?

In 1940, famous silent film comedian Charlie Chaplin made a film called the Great Dictator. Released at the onset of World War II, the movie was a lampoon of Hitler and Nazism. 1,456 more words