Charlie Chaplin: The Essanay Comedies

23/01/2017
  |  Buy to Own: 23/01/2017
  |  400 min
Rated U by the BBFC

Synopsis

Collection of classic comedies by the legendary entertainer Charlie Chaplin. Featuring a selection of comedies produced by the Essanay Studios of Chicago, Illinois in 1915 and 1916, the works include 'His New Job' in which he causes chaos at a film studio while filling in for an extra, 'The Champion' in which he gets caught up in the world of boxing, and 'The Tramp' which shows exploits of the eponymous character Chaplin would come to be linked to the most. The films are: 'His New Job', 'A Night Out', 'The Champion', 'In the Park', 'A Jitney Elopement', 'The Tramp', 'By the Sea', 'His Regeneration', 'Work', 'A Woman', 'The Bank', 'Shanghaied', 'A Night in the Show', 'Burlesque On Carmen' and 'Police!'.

mild slapstick violence
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