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

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Cast & Crew

Top Billed Cast



Director:

Charles Chaplin

Writer:

Charles Chaplin

Did You Know?

Trivia

Charles Chaplin began shooting the film in 1928. Convinced that sound was just a passing fad, he decided to stick with his trademark pantomimic style. However, halfway through production he realized that the talkies weren't going away, so he shut down the film and... ...


Quotes

The Tramp: Tomorrow the birds will sing.


Goofs

(at around 39 mins) When the Tramp accidentally swallows the whistle, his real eyebrows are visible beneath his fake ones. This was done intentionally to give him a lopsided, intoxicated facial expression.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Comedy | Drama | Romance

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