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The Genius of Charlie Chaplin in 'Modern Times'

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Monday, Oct 24, 2011
by Sam Phillips
Today, Sam Phillips puts the spotlight on some of her favorite film and music.

Modern Times is my favorite Charlie Chaplin film. I love this last scene with his heartbreaking song, “Smile”, underneath it. It must have been amazing to be at the forefront of making movies, creating Hollywood and building Los Angeles. I wish we could start over. Not for the end result, but for the ride.


 


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