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City Lights

City Lights(1931)

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Brief Synopsis

In this silent film, the Little Tramp tries to help a blind flower seller to see again.

Cast & Crew

Virginia Cherrill A blind girl
Florence Lee Her grandmother
Harry Myers An eccentric millionaire
Allan Garcia His butler [James]
Hank Mann A prizefighter
Gordon Pollock Photography
Mark Marklatt Photography
Charles Chaplin Screenwriter

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles premiere: 30 Jan 1931; New York premiere: 6 Feb 1931
Release Date:  1931 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Silent, Mono (musical score) Production Co:  Charles Chaplin Productions
Duration(mins):  87 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  9    

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  • Sheer Brilliance

    Denis 2018-12-25

    Only Chaplin could make a silent film in 1931 in the face of the sound era and not only succeed but end up making one of the greatest films in the history... MORE>

  • Legendary Silent Masterpiece

    frank r. lopez 2017-07-30

    To this viewer, this is Chaplin's greatest film. History plays a part because Chaplin choose to make a silent film despite sound films being the rage... MORE>

  • City Lights

    Michael Whitty 2016-06-18

    Charlie Chaplin was the greatest of the movie comedians mostly because most of his movies were silent films. In silent films comedy had more of a presence... MORE>