Charlie Chaplin’s The Gold Rush (1925)
The Gold Rush (1925) USA ‧
Drama film/Indie film ‧ 1h 52m
Stars: Charles Chaplin, Mack Swain, Tom Murray. In this classic silent comedy, the Little Tramp (Charles Chaplin) heads north to join in the Klondike gold rush. Trapped in a small cabin by a blizzard, the Tramp is forced to share close quarters with a successful prospector (Mack Swain) and a fugitive (Tom Murray). Eventually able to leave the cabin, he falls for a lovely barmaid (Georgia Hale), trying valiantly to win her affections. When the prospector needs help locating his claim, it appears the Tramp’s fortunes may change.
Director: Charlie Chaplin
Screenplay: Charlie Chaplin