Title
The great dictator / written an directed by Charles Chaplin :; music by Charles Chaplin [e.a.]
Director
Charlie Chaplin 1889-1977
Actor
Paulette Goddard Jack Oakie
Language
English
Publisher
Curzon Artificial Eye, © 2015 | Other editions
1 dvd-video : z/w
Recording date
1940
Playing time
120 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: geen
EAN
5021866766300

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Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 50 times in Flemish libraries

About Charlie Chaplin

Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin (16 April 1889 – 25 December 1977) was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the era of silent film. He became a worldwide icon through his screen persona, The Tramp, and is considered one of the most important figures in the history of the film industry. His career spanned more than 75 years, from childhood in the Victorian era until a year before his death in 1977, and encompassed both adulation and controversy.

Chaplin's childhood in London was one of poverty and hardship, as his father was absent and his mother struggled financially, and he was sent to a workhouse twice before the age of nine. When he was 14, his mother was committed to a mental asylum. Chaplin began performing at an early age, touring music halls and later working as a stage actor and comedian. At 19, he was signed to the prestigious Fred Karno company, which took him to America. He was scouted for the film…Read more on Wikipedia