As part of our Classic movie discussion nights, we are pleased to invite you to attend the discussion/screening of the 1921 American Classic “The Kid ” released in 1921
A story of The Tramp who cares for an abandoned child, but events put that relationship in jeopardy, starred and directed by the phenomenon Charlie Chaplin.
The Kid (1921)
PG-13, 1hr 8min, (Drama, Comedy, Family), USA
Silent, with Musical Score
A woman decides to abandon her baby in the backseat of an automobile with a handwritten note attached, beseeching the finder to care for and love the child. When the car is stolen by thieves, who discovered the baby in the backseat, they subsequently leave him on the street. The child is discovered by the initially reluctant Tramp who eventually softens and comes to love him as his own. As the child grows up, both he and The Tramp must learn to navigate through a life that spawns one adventure after another.
Cast and Crew
Director | Charles Chaplin
Cast | Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Jackie Coogan
Price | 35SR