Chester Conklin

Born: 11 January 1888, Iowa
Died: 11 October 1971, Woodland Hills, Ca.

Highlighted works

  • A Woman of the World

    A moral crusader from small town America meets a tattooed countess in this hugely enjoyable vehicle for 1920s screen goddess Pola Negri.

  • Modern Times

    Modern Times

    The final outing for Charlie Chaplin’s beloved Tramp character finds him enduring the pratfalls and humiliations of work in an increasingly mechanised society.

  • Greed

    Greed

    Silent cinema’s most famous ‘lost’ film, Erich von Stroheim’s monumental study of three ordinary lives destroyed by avarice was ruinously edited down by the studio.

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