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    Circus, The (1928) -- (Movie Clip) Swing Little Girl

    Opening sequence, from the 1969 re-release, featuring the star and director atypically billed as "Charlie," plus the song he wrote and recorded for this version, from "Charles" Chaplin's The Circus, 1928.

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