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Chaplin, his life and art

David Robinson

Chaplin, his life and art

by David Robinson

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chaplin, Charlie, -- 1889-1977.,
  • Comedians -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Robinson.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 792 p., [80] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages792
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18367408M
    ISBN 10007053182X
    LC Control Number85011311
    OCLC/WorldCa20464016

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This is the first study of the life and art of Sydney Chaplin, Charlie Chaplin’s brother, a person notable not only for his importance in establishing his brother’s career, but in several other early Hollywood enterprises, including the founding of United Artists and the Syd Chaplin Aircraft Corporation, America’s first domestic airline.

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Charlie Chaplin () revolutionized the language of cinema and became one of the most loved performers of all time. But he was also a man plagued by loneliness and driven by the search for artistic perfection. His life was an extraordinarily dramatic one, and David Robinson explores the often tragic story of Chaplin's alcoholic father; his mentally disturbed mother; his.

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Chaplin: A Life is a biography of the actor Charlie Chaplin by American psychoanalyst Stephen M. book examines young Chaplin's early childhood experiences and the formative role they later played in shaping his art.

An ex-London street urchin, Chaplin used humor to creatively transform real life boyhood experiences of homelessness into his screen Author: Stephen M. Weissman. Directed by Richard Schickel. With Charles Chaplin, Sydney Pollack, Bill Irwin, Norman Lloyd.

Narrated by Sydney Pollack, film critic Richard Schickel's dazzling two-hour plus documentary to one of the towering figures in film: Charles Chaplin. Hardcore Chaplin fans may not find much new material here, but more unfamiliar admirers will gain some valuable 8/10(K). Chaplin: His Life and Art offers a full immersion in the previously impenetrable method of Chaplin as a director.

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