Day By Day: 1936

August 28, 2016 admin 1

Thursday, August 27th: Film Daily reports that the Chaplin Studios are being wired for sound.  Friday, August 28th: Chaplin announces that he has purchased the films […]

Moments With Chaplin

August 25, 2016 admin 1

Lillian Ross, a longtime writer for the New Yorker magazine, met Charlie and Oona at a Hollywood party in 1948.* She remained a close family […]

DAY BY DAY: 1936

August 19, 2016 admin 2

No, I haven’t forgotten about this series. August 1936 was a very slow month for Chaplin but things pick up toward the end of the […]

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

August 14, 2016 admin 1

Charlie & Paulette attend the opening of Max Reinhardt’s stage production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Hollywood Bowl, September 1934.* Chaplin’s friend and, […]