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The kid, produced, directed and written by Charles Chaplin

Label
The kid, produced, directed and written by Charles Chaplin
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Main title
The kid
Medium
videorecording
Oclc number
811355268
Responsibility statement
produced, directed and written by Charles Chaplin
Runtime
68
Series statement
Archive collection
Summary
Legendary actor Charlie Chaplin stars as The Little Tramp who stumbles upon an abandoned baby in an alley and takes him into his care in this landmark silent film. As 'the kid' grows older, they become partners in crime, until one day when the child falls ill and hospital workers endeavor to take the boy away. One of the most famous silent films of all time--and the first that Chaplin wrote and directed himself--it is also regarded as the first ever comedy-drama
Technique
live action
Classification
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