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Focus on Chaplin. Edited by Donald W. McCaffrey.


Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall [1971] .
ISBN 0131282077, 9780131282070

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Subjects Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977
Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977.
Series Film focus.
Spectrum book.
Description xiii, 174 pages illustrations 22 cm.
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-169).
Also issued online.
Contents Career. A brief overall view / John Montgomery -- Creating the role of Dr. Body in Casey's court circus / Charlie Chaplin -- Acting-directing apprenticeship with Mack Sennet / Charlie Chaplin.
Essays. The art of Charles Chaplin / Minnie Maddern Fiske -- Is the Charlie Chaplin vogue passing? / Harcourt Farmer -- Everybody's language / Winston Churchill -- A reaction to the praise given Chaplin's artistry / George Jean Nathan -- An evaluation of Chaplin's silent comedy films, 1916-36 / Donald W. McCaffrey.
Reviews. Impressions of two early comedy films / Louis Delluc -- An early, detailed account of the action in The pawnshop / Gilbert Seldes -- The kid (1921) / Francis Hackett -- The pilgrim (1923) / Robert E. Sherwood -- With the bunk left out / Charles W. Wood -- The idea in The gold rush : a study of Chaplin's use of the comic technique of pathos-humor / Timothy J. Lyons -- A comparison of The gold rush and The General / Gerald Mast -- The circus (1928) / Alexander Bakshy -- City lights and Modern times : skirmishes with romance, pathos, and social significance / Donald W. McCaffrey -- The great dictator (1940) / Herman G. Weinberg -- Monsieur Verdoux (1947) / Roger Manvell -- The lineage of Limelight / Walter Kerr.
Working method. Development of the comic story and the tramp character / Charlie Chaplin -- What people laugh at / Charlie Chaplin -- Max Linder's and Elsie Codd's views on the working method / Louis Delluc -- A rejection of the talkies / Charlie Chaplin.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)181418
(OCoLC)ocm00181418
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