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You’re A Good Man, Charlie Chaplin

Posted by on Fri, April 15th, 2011 at 3:30 pm

Charlie Chaplin was without a doubt an pioneer of modern film making, a pioneer of comedy, and a creative genius. Today would have been his 122nd birthday. Here’s a classic sequence from one of his 1928 masterpiece The Circus (which won a special achievement Oscar):

That clip is Chaplin at his best: quirky, acrobatic, charming and altogether hilarious. If you’ve never seen his work before, I highly suggest checking out any of his silent film work.

~Hal