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Title The Chaplin Mutuals. Volume one [(DVD) videorecording] / written and directed by Charlie Chaplin ; photography by R.H. Totheroh ; Mutual Film Corporation ; Lone Star Corporation.

Edition Newly remastered.
Publication Info. Chatworth, CA : Image Entertainment, [1997]
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 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F CHA    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (197 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Blackhawk Films collection.
System Details DVD; region 0, NTSC; Dolby digital stereo., newly remastered.
Language Silent films with intertitles and musical accompaniment.
Cast Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell, (The immigrant, The adventurer, The cure, Easy street), Albert Austin, Henry Bergman (The immigrant, The adventurer, The cure), John Rand, James T. Kelley, Frank J. Coleman (The cure).
Credits Films restored by David H. Shepard (c1984) ; music composed and performed by Michael D. Mortilla (c1989).
Summary Between May 1916 and October 1917, Chaplin produced a series of twelve films for the Mutual Film corporation which are considered his finest short comedies. This volume presents four films in which Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters. The Immigrant (11th Mutual film): Charlie and Edna are immigrants to the land of Liberty. The Adventurer (12th Mutual film): Charlie, an escaped convict, impersonates a wealthy yachtsman. The Cure (10th Mutual film): Chaplin is a wealthy inebriate drying out at a sanitarium. Easy Street (9th Mutual film): Charlie become a policemen in the city's toughest neighborhood.
Contents The immigrant (June 17, 1917) -- The adventurer (Oct. 17, 1917) -- The Cure (Apr. 16, 1917) -- Easy Street (Oct. 2, 1916).
Note For specific features see interactive menu.
Subject Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977.
Genre Comedy films.
Short films.
Silent films.
Fiction films.
Added Author Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977, screenwriter, director, actor.
Totheroh, Roland H., 1890-1967, cinematographer.
Shepard, David, producer.
Purviance, Edna, 1896-1958, actor.
Campbell, Eric, actor.
Austin, Albert, actor.
Bergman, Henry, 1870-1946, actor.
Rand, John, 1871-1940, actor.
Kelley, James T., 1854-1933, actor.
Coleman, Frank J., actor.
Mortilla, Michael, composer.
Mutual Film Corporation.
Lone Star Film Corporation.
Blackhawk Films.
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Chaplin Mutuals. Vol. 1
Note Other title: David H. Shepard presents the Charlie Chaplin festival
Added Title Charlie Chaplin festival
Charlie Chaplin short comedy classics.
Easy Street.
Standard No. 014381410020
Music No. ID4100DSDVD Blackhawk Films
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