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Modern Times (1936)

G  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Family

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The Tramp struggles to live in modern industrial society with the help of a young homeless woman.



  • Charles Chaplin and Paulette Goddard in Modern Times (1936)
  • Charles Chaplin in Modern Times (1936)
  • Charles Chaplin in Modern Times (1936)
  • Charles Chaplin and Douglas Fairbanks in Modern Times (1936)
  • Charles Chaplin and Tiny Sandford in Modern Times (1936)
  • Charles Chaplin in Modern Times (1936)

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Charles Chaplin


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There have been a number of comparisons made between this and Charles Chaplin's earlier pictures. For one thing, the plot device of the Tramp befriending girls who were either homeless or badly down on their luck had been used in such films as The Vagabond (1916), The Circus (1928), City Lights (1931), and later Limelight (1952).


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Comedy | Drama | Family | Romance

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