Accidents will happen…

May 13, 2016 admin 1

During the filming of The Great Dictator (1940).  While filming one of the ghetto scenes with Paulette, Chaplin’s left hand was caught in a slamming gate, […]

EASY STREET

February 7, 2016 admin 2

Chaplin’s ninth film for Mutual was released February 5th, 1917. The release of the film was delayed for two weeks due to rain, as well […]

EASY STREET (1917)

February 7, 2013 admin 0

This was Chaplin’s ninth film for Mutual and is another of my personal favorites. The T-shaped set for Easy Street is a throwback to the streets of […]

Discovering Chaplin

July 20, 2012 admin 0

Easy Street (1917). One of my favorite Chaplin films and, arguably, one of the best films he ever made.