G | | Comedy, Drama, Family
The Tramp struggles to live in modern industrial society with the help of a young homeless woman.
Filming lasted ten months. This was considered fast work for a Charles Chaplin film.
President of the Electro Steel Corp.:
Section 5, speed her up, 401.
(at around 18 mins) When Chaplin grabs the passing chain to flee from his workmates, the next shot shows him actually sitting in the chain with the straps of his overalls undone and hanging free. Prior to this and when he is back on the ground the straps of his overalls are done up.
The opening credits on the 2003 DVD release have been digitally changed to insert a new copyright notice. The 2003 DVD release includes, in its supplementary material, a deleted scene in which Chaplin unsuccessfully tries to cross a busy street.
$11,507 (USA) (9 January 2004)
$163,245 (USA) (24 October 2004)