#
buy premium
Dear visitors, due to tech issues video quality might be limited. Premium members still have no limits. Sorry for inconvenience...
Oops...
Something went wrong
Try again later.
Charlie Chaplin: The Kid
  • Reset
Here You can choose a playback server.

Charlie Chaplin: The Kid

Description
The movie is about a little tramp who discovers a little orphan and brings him up. Years later the devoted 'father and son' are threatened by meddling social workers, until the climactic return of his real mom smooths out things for all, including our hero.
COMMENTS (0) Sort by Newest
Newest Oldest
Gomovies User
+ Add comment
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE
Gomovies
HEROES OF "Charlie Chaplin: The Kid"
Charlie Chaplin: The Kid
CRITICS OF "Charlie Chaplin: The Kid"
Gomovies
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Resource

March 10, 2008

Slapstick funny and sentimental, in equal doses.
Gomovies
ColeSmithey.com
Resource

October 14, 2014

[VIDEO ESSAY] "The Kid" is significant in cinema history because it is one of the first films to combine comedy and drama as a succinct filmic form. It is a nurturing comic movie that never gets old, regardless of how many times you watch it.
Gomovies
Common Sense Media
Resource

August 05, 2014

Timeless silent film blends humor with hardship.
Gomovies
Variety
Resource

July 22, 2008

While it will move people to uproarious laughter and keep them in a state of uneasing delight, it also will touch their hearts and win sympathy, not only for the star, but for his leading woman, and little Jackie Coogan.
Gomovies
Combustible Celluloid
Resource

July 07, 2010

Critics at the time praised the film for its effortless combination of comedy and pathos, which is not as easy as it looks.
Gomovies
SPLICEDWire
Resource

July 29, 2004

Projects such emotional veracity while getting such constant giggles that if there ever was a legitimate use of the cliché "you'll laugh, you'll cry," this is it.
Gomovies
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

May 01, 2004

Chaplin's first feature shows his undeniable touch and his brilliant mixture of slapstick and sentiment.
Gomovies
Pasadena Weekly

November 22, 2004

A beautiful film.
Gomovies
DVDJournal.com
Resource

April 14, 2006

Beautifully reflecting his growing maturity as a filmmaker as well as his ardor for the work, The Kid stands as a splendid introduction to Chaplin's movies.
Gomovies
Q Network Film Desk
Resource

February 08, 2016

a fantastic and brave work, forging new ground in its mixing of comedy and pathos and fully earning its opening title card, which promises "a picture with a smile-and perhaps, a tear."
Gomovies
Antagony & Ecstasy
Resource

March 17, 2008

Never so sweet that the comedy suffers, and never so funny that the drama comes off as shallow.
Gomovies