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Chaplin's Essanay comedies Volume 2
Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977.
Digitally remastered version, speed corrected.
Publication Information:
Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment [distributor], c1999.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (135 min.) : sd., b&w and col. tinted ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Videodisc release of six short films originally produced by Essanay Film Manufacturing Co. in 1915.

Restored film and special contents by Film Preservation Associates.
The tramp (aka. Charlie on the farm, Charlie the hobo, Charlie the tramp) -- By the sea (aka. Charlie by the sea, Charlie's day out) -- Work (aka. Charlie at work, Charlie the decorator, Only a working man, The Paperhanger, the plumber) -- A Woman (aka. Charlie the perfect lady, The perfect lady) -- The Bank (aka. Charlie detective, Charlie at the bank, Charlie in the bank) -- His regeneration.
A collection of Chaplin's films at Essanay Studios. The tramp: Charlie saves a farmer's daughter from some thieving toughs, but soon learns that her heart belongs to another. By the sea: Charlie's stroll by the sea finds him making enemies with a drunk, a husband and the police. Work: Charlie plays a paper hanger's assistant who is hired to paper a home where peace is replaced with anarchy, culminating with a massive explosion. A Woman: Charlie disguises himself as a woman in order to be near Edna after her father has forbidden her to see him. The Bank: Charlie, the janitor loves Edna, the pretty bank secretary, but her sweetheart is another Charles, the cashier. His regeneration: Chaplin makes a guest appearance in this "Broncho Billy" Anderson drama, as the tramp in a dance hall sequence.
Added Title:

By the sea.




His regeneration.

Charlie on the farm.

Charlie the hobo.

Charlie the tramp.

Charlie by the sea.

Charlie's day out.

Charlie at work.

Charlie the decorator.

Charlie the perfect lady.

Charlie detective.

Charlie at the bank.


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1 DVD CHA 24S Video or DVD

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