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.


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

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Director:

Charles Chaplin

Writer:

Charles Chaplin

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Trivia

The film shares many themes with René Clair's À Nous la Liberté (1931). That film's production company, Tobis Film, sued Charles Chaplin upon the release of Modern Times (1936) to no avail. They tried again after World War II, this time settling with Chaplin out of court. Clair, who was a great admirer of Chaplin, ... ...


Quotes

President of the Electro Steel Corp.: Section 5, speed her up, 401.


Goofs

(at around 6 mins) The Bellows Feeding Machine moves closer to the boss's desk between shots.

Storyline

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Genres

Comedy | Drama | Family | Romance

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