The Pawnshop

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The Pawnshop
Part of the Series: Chaplin's Mutual Comedies

1916
26 mins

In the sixth Mutual film, Charlie is a pawnbroker's assistant in a pawnshop that evokes the London of Chaplin's childhood. The film is rich in comic transposition, a key element to Chaplin's genius. The apex of such work in...

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Director
Charlie Chaplin
Features
Albert Austin, Charlie Chaplin, Charlotte Mineau, Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell, Frank J. Coleman, James T. Kelly, Leo White, Lloyd Bacon