Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Family
Production of this film ran so long that Chaplin's film company contracting him, First National Pictures, complained. To placate the company, Chaplin invited executives and theater exhibitors to a grand tour of the studio to review the production ... ...
After the Tramp chases on rooftop the two welfare workers who have captured and tormented John, the scene ends with the Tramp and one of the workers fighting on the back of the workers' pickup truck. After kicking the second welfare man off the back of the pickup, the Tramp makes a 'nonsensical' wave-good-bye as he and John ride off to momentary safety. In reality Chaplin (also the director) is waving 'CUT' to cameraman Rollie Totheroh.
21 May 2017 8:10 AM, -05:00
Charlie Chaplin’s The Kid to be reimagined as animated sci-fi film
16 May 2017 4:00 PM, -05:00
Variety - Film News
FilmNation Ventures Into Animation with Sci-Fi Reimagining of Chaplin’s ‘The Kid’ (Exclusive)