G | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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.
Psychologist Stephen Weissman has hypothesized that the film is highly autobiographical, with the blind girl representing Charles Chaplin's mother, while the drunken millionaire represents Chaplin's father. Weissman also compared many of the film's sets with ... ...
Be careful how you're driving.
Eccentric Millionaire: Am I driving?
(at around 1h 25 mins) During the film's final scene, The Tramp is seen holding the flower to his face when seen from the front; when seen from the rear, he is holding it to his lapel.
$19,181 (USA) (6 July 2007)