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Limelight (1952)

Limelight, starring Charlie Chaplin as Calvero
Limelight (1952) starring Charlie Chaplin, Claire Bloom, Sydney Chaplin, Nigel Bruce, Buster Keaton  Limelight is a truly wonderful film; it swiftly became one of my favorites. In a nutshell, it’s the story of a once-great stage comedian (Calvero, a formerly great tramp clown, played by  Charlie Chaplin), who’s...
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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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Lyrics to Sardine Song, composed by Charlie Chaplin

Limelight, starring Charlie Chaplin as Calvero
Sardine Song, music and lyrics by Charlie Chaplin as performed in Limelight When I was three, my nurse told me, About reincarnation, And ever since, I’€™ve been convinced, Thrilled with anticipation, That when I leave this earth, It makes my heart feel warm, To know that I’€™ll return,...
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lyrics to Eternally, composed by Charlie Chaplin

Oscar-winning music by Charlie Chaplin (also known as Terry's Theme)
Poetry – Eternally – theme to Limelight Oscar-winning music by Charlie Chaplin (also known as Terry’s Theme) These are the words to the theme music of Limelight, the music for which Charlie Chaplin won an Oscar in 1973 (even though the movie came out in 1952
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