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Charlie Chaplin career spanned more than 75 years

Sir Charles Spencer “Charlie” Chaplin, KBE (April 16, 1889 – December 25, 1977) was a British comic actor and filmmaker who rose to fame in the silent film era. In a career that spanned more than 75 years, Chaplin became … Continue reading

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Georgia Hale was an actress of the silent movie era

Georgia Hale (June 24, 1900 – June 7, 1985) was an actress of the silent movie era. The young beauty was Miss Chicago 1922 and competed in the Miss America Pageant. She began acting in the early 1920s, and achieved … Continue reading

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Hollywood Legends Douglas Fairbanks Sr., Mary Pickford, Charlie Chaplin, and D.W. Griffith

The founding members of United Artists: Hollywood greats Douglas Fairbanks Sr, Mary Pickford, Charlie Chaplin, and D.W. Griffith (1919)

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Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle — a popular silent star of the 1910s

Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle (March 24, 1887 – June 29, 1933) was an American silent film actor, comedian, director, and screenwriter. Starting at the Selig Polyscope Company he eventually moved to Keystone Studios where he worked with Mabel Normand and Harold … Continue reading

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Classic Still: Charlie Chaplin in “Modern Times”

From “Modern Times” (1936), the great Charlie Chaplin. “Modern Times” is often hailed as one of Chaplin’s greatest achievements, and it remains one of his most popular films.    

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