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Charlie Chaplin – the forgotten years

Editorial review of Charlie Chaplin, the Forgotten Years courtesy of Amazon.com While silent-film star Charlie Chaplin may have charmed American audiences with the onscreen antics of his loveable “Tramp” character, the actor’s private life was marred by a series of public scandals that eventually pushed him into exile.
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Unknown Chaplin : The Master at Work

Editorial Review of Unknown Chaplin : The Master at Work, courtesy of Amazon.com  Indispensable for any Chaplin fan and important and highly intriguing for anyone who cares about film history, this three-volume series offers the outtakes and unreleased tracks of the Little Tramp‘s storied career. Archivist Kevin Brownlow...
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Chaplin’s Goliath – Eric Campbell documentary

Chaplin’€™s Goliath: In Search of Scotland’s Forgotten Star (1996) Editorial Reviews courtesy of Amazon.com  Eric Campbell looms large in the history of silent comedy on the basis of a mere 11 films. Between 1916 and 1917 he appeared as Charlie Chaplin’s hulking nemesis in 11 of his 12...
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Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin (2003)

Charlie: The Life and Art of Charlie Chaplin
I was very pleasantly surprised by Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin – It’s a two-hour documentary, narrated by Sydney Pollack, that uses the time line of Charlie Chaplin’s life to tell his biography.   It’s very detailed, and covers Chaplin’s life from its’ very earliest...
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Chaplin (1992) starring Robert Downey Jr.

Chaplin, Directed by Richard Attenborough, starring Robert Downey Jr., Geraldine Chaplin, , Moira Kelly, Anthony Hopkins, Dan Aykroyd, Kevin Kline Synopsis of “Chaplin”:  A biography of Charlie Chaplin, told in flashback by the elderly Chaplin, played unexpectedly well by Robert Downey Jr. A very good film, relatively balanced,...
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