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7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

New York Philharmonic Tributes Charlie Chaplin as Part of 'THE...

The New York Philharmonic will pay tribute to the 125th anniversary of the birth of film legend and auteur Charlie Chaplin , as well as to the 100th birthday of his most famous character, The Little Tramp, in " Charlie Chaplin 's Modern Times: The Tramp at 100," September 19-20, 2014, conducted by Timothy Brock in his Philharmonic debut. The program is part of the second season of THE ART OF THE SCORE: Film Week at the Philharmonic, which opens with the previously announced La Dolce Vita: The Music of Italian Cinema, led by Music Director Alan Gilbert .

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

New burlesque musical cast is ready for 'Limelight' at Plaza

Charlie Chaplin with his "Little Tramp" persona was one of the most important figures of the film industry's Silent Era. His fame came after a London childhood of poverty hardships, an absent father and a mother who was sent to a mental asylum.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

Charlie Chaplin's transformation from apprentice to master

Watching the new Blu-ray/DVD set "Chaplin's Mutual Comedies" is a revelation because it shows us a master filmmaker coming of age. Charlie Chaplin introduced his beloved, baggy-pants Tramp in 1914 while at Mack Sennett's Keystone Studios.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Examiner.com

Movie review: 'City Lights'

It's always difficult for me to pass up the chance to talk about Charlie Chaplin 's masterpiece, " City Lights ". In the film, Chaplin plays his iconic Tramp character, who falls in love with a blind flower girl and decides to get a job to earn money for her.

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Examiner.com

Selected Short Subject: "A Thief Catcher"

"A Thief Catcher" Directed by Ford Sterling Cast: Ford Sterling, Mack Swain, Bill Hauber, Edgar Kennedy, Charlie Chaplin , Rube Miller, George Jeske.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

HeraldNet

Charlie Chaplin's evolving talent seen in DVD collection

Watching the new Blu-ray/DVD set 'Chaplin's Mutual Comedies' is a revelation because one can witness a master filmmaker coming of age.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Stealing Charlie Chaplin: Heist comedy in running for Golden Lion

Charlie Chaplin's son attended the Venice film festival on Thursday for the premier of "The Price of Fame", a movie based on the true story of two immigrants who dug up the silent-film legend's coffin for ransom money.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Charlie Chaplin's evolving talent seen in 'Mutual Comedies' set

Watching the new Blu-ray/DVD set "Chaplin's Mutual Comedies" is a revelation because one can witness a master filmmaker coming of age.

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Canberra City News

Chaplinitis and other arts this weekend

THE National Film and Sound Archive of Australia's Arc cinema program will stage a special tribute to the greatest of all movie stars, Charlie Chaplin this Saturday August 30. 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of Chaplin's first appearance as his iconic character The Tramp.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Lite 98.7

Sara Bareilles + Billy Crystal Lead Moving 'In Memoriam' Tribute at Emmys

It was another emotional tribute this year for the 'In Memoriam' Emmys segment, which was made especially tough with the recent death of Robin Williams .

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The Financial Mirror

Tokyo International Film Festival to Pre ...

The 27th Tokyo International Film Festival has just announced at the press conference to hold a special screening on October 27 for the first time in cooperation with Kabukiza, a hub that conveys Japanese traditional culture to the world.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Strip Scribbles: Charlie Chaplin show, Celine fan Richard Dunn, Britney Spears' charitable act

Celine Dion, second from right, with Richard Dunn, his wife Natasha and their daughter Bailey at the Colosseum on Friday, July 4, 2014, at Caesars Palace.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Charlie Chaplin's evolving talent seen in 'Chaplin's Mutual Comedies'

Watching the new Blu-ray/DVD set "Chaplin's Mutual Comedies" is a revelation because one can witness a master filmmaker coming of age.

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