The Kid (1921)

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The Tramp cares for an abandoned child, but events put that relationship in jeopardy.


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  • Charles Chaplin in The Kid (1921)
  • Charles Chaplin and Jackie Coogan in The Kid (1921)
  • The Kid (1921)
  • Charles Chaplin and Jackie Coogan in The Kid (1921)
  • Charles Chaplin and Jackie Coogan in The Kid (1921)

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Trivia

Charles Chaplin decided to make a film around Jackie Coogan after seeing him in a vaudeville performance with his father Jack Coogan Sr.. The elder Coogan essentially put his career on hold to coach little Jackie through filming. Chaplin, in turn, rewarded Jack Sr.'s role in coaching the boy... ...


Quotes

A Tramp: Put the quarter in the gas mater.


Goofs

When the Tramp finds the baby while sitting in the sidewalk, he leaves his stick by his right side. After the shot of the baby's mother's letter, there is no stick by Tramp's side, and after another shot, it appears again and in a different position.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Comedy | Drama | Family

Details

Release Date:

6 February 1921

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$250,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$5,450,000 (USA)

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