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His Favorite Pastime

His Favorite Pastime - Charlie Chaplin
His Favorite Pastime, starring Charlie Chaplin, Fatty Arbuckle – March 16, 1914 His Favorite Pastime is one of  Charlie Chaplin’s earlier appearances at the Little Tramp.  Although he looks like the Little Tramp, he hasn’t quite cemented the character of Charlie the Tramp at this point.
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City Lights

City Lights - The Chaplin Collection, starring Charlie Chaplin, Virginia Cherill, DVD cover
City Lights (1931) written by, produced by and starring Charlie Chaplin Synopsis of Charlie Chaplin’s City Lights  In City Lights, Charlie Chaplin plays the part of Charlie the little tramp, a homeless vagabond, who encounters a flower girl, only to discover that she’s blind. After Charlie rescues an...
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Shoulder Arms

Shoulder Arms (1918) starring Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Sydney Chaplin  Shoulder Arms is a silent film made by Charlie Chaplin, released at the end of World War I.   It details the adventures of Chaplin’s world-famous Little Tramp character, Charlie, as he is drafted.
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The Rounders

The Rounders - starring Charlie Chaplin and Fatty Arbuckle
The Rounders (1914) starring Charlie Chaplin and Fatty Arbuckle A silent film during Charlie Chaplin’s time with the Keystone studio, where Charlie Chaplin and Fatty Arbuckle are inebriated husbands, who after being beaten up by their wives, sneak out for … more drinks!
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Sunnyside

Sunnyside (1919) starring Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance
Sunnyside (1919) starring Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance Sunnyside is an unusual  Charlie Chaplin short film in several respects.  First, although the main character is clearly Charlie the Little Tramp, he’s not really a tramp in this movie.  He’s gainfully employed by Henry Bergman as a worker at a...
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His New Profession

His New Profession (1914) starring Charlie Chaplin, Fatty Arbuckle, Charley Chase
His New Profession (1914) starring Charlie Chaplin, Fatty Arbuckle, Charley Chase His New Profession where Charlie Chaplin, as the Little Tramp, turns a quiet day at the park into chaos – especially for the people in wheelchairs!
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Easy Street

Easy Street (1917) starring Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell
Review of Charlie Chaplin’s classic silent film, Easy Street.  Co-starring Eric Campbell as the bully who terrorizes the slum.  Edna Purviance as the mission worker who reaches Charlie the Tramp.  Who, after his reformation, becomes the cop on the beat who has to stop Eric the bully
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A Dog’s Life

A Dog's Life, starring Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Syd Chaplin, Albert Austin, Bud Jamison
A Dog’s Life (1918) starring Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Syd Chaplin, Albert Austin, Bud Jamison Charlie Chaplin‘s  A Dog’s Life is one of his funniest short films, with a lot of heart as well. It begins with Charlie the Little Tramp living a vagabond life in an abandoned...
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The Floorwalker

The Floorwalker (1916) starring Charlie Chaplin, Eric Campbell, Lloyd Bacon, Edna Purviance
The Floorwalker (1916) starring Charlie Chaplin, Eric Campbell, Lloyd Bacon, Edna Purviance The Floorwalker was Charlie Chaplin‘s first Mutual Film Corporation film, made in 1916. The film stars Charlie Chaplin as the Little Tramp, as a customer who creates chaos in a department store.  He inadvertently becomes entangled...
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