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Charlie Chaplin, Director

Charlie Chaplin, Director
Editorial review of  Charlie Chaplin, Director courtesy of Amazon.com  Charlie Chaplin was one of the cinema’s consummate comic performers, yet he has long been criticized as a lackluster film director. In this groundbreaking work – €”the first to analyze Chaplin’s directorial style – Donna Kornhaber radically recasts his status as...
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Charlie Chaplin: Intimate Close-Ups

Charlie Chaplin - Intimate Close-Ups by Georgia Hale
Charlie Chaplin: Intimate Close-Ups, by Georgia Hale Description of  Charlie Chaplin: Intimate Close-Ups  Many remember Charlie Chaplin‘s comic masterpiece, The Gold Rush, as the finest blend of comedy and farce ever brought to the screen. Far fewer remember its heroine, Georgia Hale (1900-1985). Seventy years after the film’s...
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Tramp: The Life Of Charlie Chaplin

Tramp - the Life of Charlie Chaplin by Joyce Milton
Tramp: The Life Of Charlie Chaplin, by Joyce Milton Description of  Tramp: The Life of Charlie Chaplin  Charlie Chaplin (1889 – 1977) was one of the most loved, hated, and gossiped-about figures in film history. On screen the handsome actor delighted viewers with his “Tramp” character, but off...
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Chaplin – A Life

Chaplin: A Life - Stephen A. Weissman - "always provocative and at times heart-wrenching ... an important addition to an understanding of my father's genius and art." - Geraldine Chaplin
Product Description of  Chaplin – A Life  Born in London in 1889,  Charlie Chaplin  grew up in dire poverty. Both his parents were in show business, but severe alcoholism cut short his father’s flourishing career, and his beloved mother first lost her voice, then lost her mind to...
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Chaplin: The Tramp’s Odyssey

Chaplin - The Tramp's Odyssey by Simon Louvish
Product Description of  Chaplin: The Tramp’€™s Odyssey  An Everyman who expressed the defiant spirit of freedom,  Charlie Chaplin  was first lauded and later reviled in the America that made him Hollywood’s richest man. He was a figure of multiple paradoxes. Simon Louvish’s new book, following his five major...
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Remembering Charlie: A Pictorial Biography, by Jerry Epstein

Remembering Charlie
Remembering Charlie: A Pictorial Biography, by Jerry Epstein  A very warm, personal biography of  Charlie Chaplin  by his friend, assistant and producer, Jerry Epstein. The book definitely lives up to its’€™ name of ‘€˜pictorial’.  €™€”I count over 280 photographs and other reproductions throughout the book, both of Chaplin’€™s...
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Wife of the Life of the Party

Wife of the Life of the Party
Product Description of Wife of the Life of the Party, by Lita Grey Chaplin Wife of the Life of the Party is the memoir of the late Lita Grey Chaplin (1908-1995), the only one of Chaplin’s wives to have written an account of life with Chaplin. Her memoir...
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Chaplin’s Limelight and the Music Hall Tradition

Chaplin's Limelight and the Music Hall Tradition
Editorial Review of Chaplin’s Limelight and the Music Hall Tradition Charles Spencer Chaplin was a stage performer before he was a filmmaker, and it was in English music hall that he learned the rudiments of his art. The last film he made in the United States, Limelight, was...
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Making Music with Charlie Chaplin

Making Music with Charlie Chaplin
 Product Description of Making Music with Charlie Chaplin Although many books have been written about Charlie Chaplin, most are the products of research gathered from second-hand sources and various archives. Eric James had the privilege of knowing and working with Chaplin as his Music Associate for more than...
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Sir Charlie: Chaplin, the Funniest Man in the World

Cir Charlie: Chaplin, the funniest man in the world
 Product Description of Sir Charlie: Chaplin, the Funniest Man in the World See him? That little tramp twitching a postage stamp of a mustache, politely lifting his bowler hat, and leaning on a bamboo cane with the confidence of a gentleman? A slapstick comedian, he blazed forth as...
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