The Gold Rush (original 1925 version)



(1925, Charles Chaplin)

Remember all that whining by viewers I previously referred to regarding Chaplin reworking and subsequently diminishing the impact of the original film?

They were right; this is better. If I had watched this in chronological order, I probably would be even more adamant about it (i.e., whiny).

The order in which I watched it, however, increased its impact. Perhaps I need a time machine to head back to 1982 for the original release of Blade Runner.



Posted on January 31, 2008, in Film log and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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