Unrated | | Short, Comedy
A reformed tramp becomes a police constable who must fight a huge thug who dominates an inner city street.
The lamppost used in the famous scene between Charles Chaplin and Eric Campbell fell on Chaplin during filming, requiring his hospitalization.
Chief of Police:
Your beat is Easy Street.
When the Bully is knocked out by the gas, his feet are towards the camera. In the next scene his head is towards the camera.
Kino International distributes a set of videos containing all the 12 Mutual short films made by Chaplin in 1916 - 1917. They are presented by David H. Shepard, who copyrighted the versions in 1984, and have a music soundtrack composed and performed by Michael D. Mortilla, who copyrighted his score in 1989. The running time of this film is 24 minutes.
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