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Focus on Chaplin.

Donald W. McCaffrey

Focus on Chaplin.

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 166-169.

    StatementEdited by Donald W. McCaffrey.
    SeriesFilm focus, A Spectrum book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2287.C5 M22
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 174 p.
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4769409M
    ISBN 100131282077
    LC Control Number78153443

      In both cases, we’re looking through Chaplin’s magic magnifying glass, and its focus hasn’t dimmed. The lens through which we see most of “Chaplin.


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While Gehring’s book does indeed cover a wide timeframe, it is no traditional biography, and puts its focus on “dark humor” and Chaplin’s “war trilogy” (a term that Gehring has apparently coined).

Of the three focus films, Gehring has the most to offer with regards to the first title, “Shoulder Arms” ().5/5(6). This book focuses on the re-invigoration of Charlie Chaplin’s Little Tramp persona in America from the point at which Chaplin reached the acme of his disfavor in the States, promoted by the media, through his departure from America forever inand ending with his death in Switzerland in Charlie Chaplin has 30 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Charlie Chaplin’s most popular book is Fanny Hill, or Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure. Another book for the bookshelf. As there are so many books about Chaplin as a person I was more than happy to find a good read about the Tramp himself.

There are plenty of illustrations and plenty of film synopsis to read on some of his films which I liked reading. My focus as a historian has been the man himself, this is why I am so.

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Chaplin began on the music-hall stage and then joined a pantomime troupe. While on tour in the United States, he was recruited by Mack Sennett. Chaplin merged physical grace, disrespect for authority, and.

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I felt the author should have gotten to the point. yes, focus on Chaplin's homelife, but as quick as you can, get to his starting out, and move to his career. Forget the speculation items.

I find This book was thought to be a good one, but sadly, it was poorly written/5. Take Robert Downey Jr. out of the equation, and Chaplin remains a handsomely produced old school on its star, and the film achieves a gravitas that lends greatness to it.

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Refocusing Chaplin: A Screen Icon through Critical Lenses features essays that examine the actor and director through various theoretical perspectives—including Marxism, feminism, gender studies, deconstruction, psychoanalytic criticism, new historicism, performance studies, and cultural : Lawrence Howe.

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The only work of fiction ever written by Charlie Chaplin, a dark, nostalgic novella which was the root of his great film Limelight and which has lain unpublished for. Focus on Chaplin by MacCaffrey, Donald W. Hardback edition with jacket (English) Prentice-Hall, Inc.

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While the theme and primary focus of this book is Chaplin’s three war films and his evolving perspective with the use of dark comedy and his stance on war, it is so much more. It goes deep into the man’s career and his large cinematic contributions and it also observes how the world was and changed during those times.

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The Creation of The Tramp. Induring his period at Keystone Studios, Chaplin created his famous tramp character; an image that found its way into film history. Mr. Robinson's account also discussed Chaplin's movies in detail.

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Robinson's book includes a well detailed filmography, scripts from several early Keystone films, excellent appendices, and many rare pictures/5(25). Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin KBE (16 April – 25 December ) was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the era of silent became a worldwide icon through his screen persona, "The Tramp", and is considered one of the most important figures in the history of the film career spanned more than 75 years, from Died: 25 December (aged 88), Manoir de.

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