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Rated
G
Runtime 137 min
Ratings
97% critics Rotten Tomatoes
90% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Genre Drama, Music, Romance
Release 10/31/52
Actors Charles Chaplin, Claire Bloom, Nigel Bruce, Buster Keaton
Directors Charles Chaplin
Chaplin's final American film tells the story of a fading music hall comedian's effort to help a despondent ballet dancer learn both to walk and feel confident about life again. The highlight of the film is the classic duet with Chaplin's only real artistic film comedy rival, Buster Keaton.
Genre Drama, Music, Romance
Release 10/31/52
Actors Charles Chaplin, Claire Bloom, Nigel Bruce, Buster Keaton
Directors Charles Chaplin
Chaplin's final American film tells the story of a fading music hall comedian's effort to help a despondent ballet dancer learn both to walk and feel confident about life again. The highlight of the film is the classic duet with Chaplin's only real artistic film comedy rival, Buster Keaton.