Charles Chaplin

Born: 16 April 1889, Kennington, London
Died: 25 December 1977, Vevey

Highlighted works

  • City Lights

    City Lights

    The Tramp wins the affections of a blind flower seller (Virginia Cherrill) in this hilarious but heartbreaking comedy – one of Charlie Chaplin’s uncontested masterpieces.

  • 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.

  • The Kid

    The Kid

    In Charlie Chaplin’s first feature-length comedy, the Tramp finds an abandoned child and brings him up in the ways of the street.

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