Simple Pleasures part 2

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Virginia Cherrill star of City Lights

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Took the Enfants Terribles to see City Lights at the Barbican - one of the best movies of all time

swamprose says:

the ending just has me weeping..a brilliant film.

4th Oct 2009, 19:16

arkangel says:

there's more emotion in that scene than in a year of current Hollywood

4th Oct 2009, 20:09

swamprose says:

absolutely.charlie chaplin was so brilliant keeping this a silent film.

5th Oct 2009, 02:45

arkangel says:

You're clearly an aficionado - my favourite is Modern Times - yours?

6th Oct 2009, 09:45

swamprose says:

hard call. either City Lights or Modern Times.

do you know he wrote the song "Smile" though your heart is breaking...?

6th Oct 2009, 16:35

arkangel says:

yup, and the whole soundtrack for City Lights

6th Oct 2009, 16:36

swamprose says:

:)

when my kids went to university, their room mates had never seen a black and white film.
or a silent one.

Buster Keaton is up there with Chaplin, too.

6th Oct 2009, 16:50

arkangel says:

I had to explain to my kids, while listening to a Sherlock Holmes story, what a "typewriter" was

7th Oct 2009, 00:29

swamprose says:

completely understood. a few years ago, I had the worst eye infection ever, and it needed immediate attention. the only appointment my doctor could get was with a doctor who was in her 80's. Turned out she was brilliant, but what I remember most was sitting in her waiting room listening to a typewiter.

7th Oct 2009, 00:34

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