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The New Janitor (1914)

US 16m, B&W, Silent Director: Charlie Chaplin; Cast: Charlie Chaplin, Jess Dandy, John T. Dillon, Al St. John, Helen Carruthers In the New Janitor, Chaplin comes to the rescue of … Continue reading

03/11/2019 · Leave a comment

A Jitney Elopement (1915)

US 33m, B&W, Silent Director: Charlie Chaplin; Cast: Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Lloyd Bacon, Ernest Van Pelt, Leo White The father of a young woman promises his daughter’s hand in … Continue reading

03/10/2019 · Leave a comment

Easy Street (1917)

US 19m, B&W, Silent Director: Charlie Chaplin; Cast: Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell, Albert Austin, Lloyd Bacon As one of his best comedic shorts, Chaplin somehow finds humor in … Continue reading

04/25/2017 · Leave a comment

The Circus (1928)

US 70m, B&W, Silent Director: Charlie Chaplin; Cast: Charlie Chaplin, Al Ernest Garcia, Merna Kennedy, Harry Crocker, George Davis, Henry Bergman Hired by the circus as a “property man” who … Continue reading

03/13/2017 · Leave a comment