Directed by Charles Chaplin. With Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Jackie Coogan, Carl Miller. The Tramp cares for an abandoned child, but events put that relationship in jeopardy.
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The Kid is a 1921 American silent comedy-drama film written, produced, directed and starring Charlie Chaplin, and features Jackie Coogan as his foundling baby, adopted son and sidekick. This was Chaplin's first full-length film as a director (he had been a co-star in 1914's Tillie's Punctured Romance ).
Sep 02, 2016 · The Kid was Charles Chaplin's first self-produced and directed feature film; 1914's 6-reel Tillie's Punctured Romance was a Mack Sennett production in which Chaplin merely co-starred. The story
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The Kid, American silent film comedy-drama, released in 1921, that starred Charlie Chaplin in the first feature film with his popular “Little Tramp” character. It elevated Jackie Coogan to the status of the film industry’s first child superstar.
'A picture with a smile and perhaps a tear' says the opening title of Chaplin's first feature. There's no perhaps about it, what with Charlie struggling to nurture a cast-off illegitimate child in ...
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Amazon.com: The Kid (1921): Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Jackie Coogan, Carl Miller, Albert Austin, Beulah Bains, Nellie Bly Baker, Henry Bergman, Edward Biby, F ...
The Kid (1921) is silent comic star Charlie Chaplin's classic of comedy and pathos - his first feature-length film (it was a more sophisticated six-reeler or "6 Reels of Joy" than his previous shorts). It was the first film that he wrote, produced, and directed, and soon became his best-remembered and most-loved film.
Charlie Chaplin’s 1921 masterpiece of silent cinema, The Kid, is now available on Blu-ray and DVD. In this film, his feature-length directorial debut, Chaplin stars as his already iconic Tramp character alongside a young Jackie Coogan, who plays th…
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Jun 12, 2012 · The Kid by Charlie Chaplin: Summary and Analysis. The Kid, filmed in 1921, is certainly the most beautiful of Charlie Chaplin’s films and a highly meaningful, perhaps philosophical film about fatherhood and childhood. This movie offers an opportunity for philosophers to examine the father/child relationship.