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

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Cast & Crew

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Director:

Charles Chaplin

Writer:

Charles Chaplin

Did You Know?

Trivia

Charles Chaplin had interviewed several actresses to play the blind flower girl, but was unimpressed with them all. While seeing a film shoot with bathing women in a Santa Monica beach, he found a casual acquaintance, Virginia Cherrill. She waved and asked if she would ever get ... ...


Quotes

The Tramp: You can see now?
A Blind Girl: Yes, I can see now.


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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