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Charlie Chaplin, by John McCabe

Charlie Chaplin, by John McCabe
Charlie Chaplin by John McCabe John McCabe, first and foremost, is a film critic. That is essential for anyone who intends to read this book to know. Mr. McCabe looks at the life of  Charlie Chaplin  through the lens of his movies, and  gives wonderful background material on...
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Charlie Chaplin – A Photo Diary

Charlie Chaplin - a photo diary
Book Description of Charlie Chaplin : A Photo Diary courtesy of Amazon.com  A few years ago, a sensational discovery was being made when, in Charlie Chaplin‘€˜s estate, an extensive photo archive was found. It consists of thousands of glass-negatives, negatives and  photo prints  of Chaplin’s life. Chaplin has...
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Charlie Chaplin at Keystone and Essanay: Dawn of the Tramp

Charlie Chaplin at Keystone and Essanay: Dawn of the Tramp
 Editorial Review of Charlie Chaplin at Keystone and Essanay : Dawn of the Tramp by Ted Okuda, David Maska Charlie Chaplin is universally hailed as the greatest comedic talent in the history of motion pictures. And yet Chaplin’s early efforts—which account for more than half of his total...
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Charlie Chaplin Interviews (Conversations with Filmmakers series)

Charlie Chaplin: Interviews
Book Description of Charlie Chaplin: Interviews (Conversations With Filmmakers Series), courtesy of Amazon.com In late 1914, Charlie Chaplin‘s name first began appearing on marquees. By the end of the following year, moviegoers couldn’t get enough of him and his iconic persona, the Little Tramp. Perpetually outfitted with baggy...
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My Autobiography, by Charlie Chaplin

My Autobiography, by Charlie Chaplin and David Robinson
My Autobiography – Charlie Chaplin’s final, and best, autobiography  A wonderful autobiography of Charlie Chaplin. It gives details on much of his life, and gives a very good view into the many facets of his personality. He speaks candidly about his early life, his immaturity at relationships (and...
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Charlie Chaplin and his times, by Kenneth S. Lynn

Charlie Chaplin and his Times
Charlie Chaplin And His Times by Kenneth S. Lynn  Kenneth Lynn faced a major problem in writing a biography about Charlie Chaplin – there’€™s little new to be said about the subject. Doing a quick search on Amazon.com reveals 98 different books about Charlie Chaplin; Lynn works very hard at...
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Chaplin: His Life and Art, by David Robinson

book cover - Chaplin: His Life and Art by David Robinson
Chaplin : His Life and Art by David Robinson  Frankly, my favorite biography of Charlie Chaplin. It spends a lot of time on his childhood in London, his fractured family life, and the impact it had on his life’€™s work. A wonderful insight into both the man &...
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Chaplin: Genius of the Cinema

Chaplin: Genius of the Cinema by Jeffrey Vance  The thing that most sticks out about Chaplin: Genius of the Cinema is that it’€™s a large book – both in terms of sheer size (400 pages, 1.26” x 12.14” x 9.32″) and contents (500 photographs, beautifully reproduced, as well...
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