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Charlie Chaplin Behind The Screen 1916 This is the first six minutes of Behind The Screen, a Charlie Chaplin film made in 1916. In it Charlie plays an overworked, unappreciated roustabout for a movie company. It's a good example of Chaplin's remarkable ability to turn props into comedy objects. (Watch how many chairs he's able to carry at the 4:00 mark!)
Tags: Charlie  Chaplin  Behind  the  Screen 
Added: 19th December 2008
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Posted By: Lava1964
Posted by: Lava1964 on 2008-12-19 
I counted 11 chairs and a fake piano--not bad for a small fellow.
Posted by: Naomi on 2008-12-19 
His timing was perfect, and I wonder how he did pick up all those chairs??
Posted by: Lava1964 on 2008-12-19 
Chaplin wa a perfectionist. He'd look at objects and sense how he could use them for comedy bits--then he'd work the story around them. He also got plenty of training as a stage comedian in Britain before he became a movie star.
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