City Lights (1931)

G  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance


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With the aid of a wealthy erratic tippler, a dewy-eyed tramp who has fallen in love with a sightless flower girl accumulates money to be able to help her medically.


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  • Charles Chaplin and Virginia Cherrill in City Lights (1931)
  • Charles Chaplin in City Lights (1931)
  • Charles Chaplin in City Lights (1931)
  • Charles Chaplin and Albert Austin in City Lights (1931)
  • Charles Chaplin in City Lights (1931)

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Cast & Crew

Top Billed Cast



Director:

Charles Chaplin

Writer:

Charles Chaplin

Did You Know?

Trivia

According to his autobiography, Charles Chaplin was angered over United Artists' lack of pre-release publicity and decided to exhibit the picture himself. He spent his own money to rent the George M. Cohan Theater and took out half-page advertisments to publicize ... ...


Quotes

The Tramp: Tomorrow the birds will sing.


Goofs

(at around 1h 5 mins) In the boxing match when the Tramp propels himself off the ropes (twice) at his opponent. You can clearly see the wire on the back of his trunks.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Details

Release Date:

7 March 1931

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)

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