Charlie Chaplin’s Little Tramp in America, 1947–77 by Lisa Stein Haven

By Lisa Stein Haven

This e-book makes a speciality of the re-invigoration of Charlie Chaplin’s Little Tramp character in the US from the purpose at which Chaplin reached the acme of his disfavor within the States, promoted by way of the media, via his departure from the United States perpetually in 1952, and finishing together with his demise in Switzerland in 1977.  by way of contemplating factions of the USA as various as 8mm movie creditors, Beat poets and writers and readers of Chaplin biographies, this cultural examine determines conclusively that Chaplin’s Little Tramp by no means died, yet actually skilled a resurgence, which all started slowly even earlier than 1950 and was once entirely in influence via 1965 after which proven by means of 1972, the 12 months within which Chaplin back to the us for the ultimate time, to obtain accolades in either long island and la, the place he acquired an Oscar for a life of success in film.

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