Charles Chaplin / GB, 1957 / 105 min.
Five years after being declared persona non grata owing to alleged communist sympathies, Chaplin showed America what’s what. After fleeing to New York, pacifist king Shadov becomes a national TV personality.
As all the greats from the history of film need revisiting from time to time, distributor Piece of Magic is re-releasing no less than nine (restored) films by the genius Charles Chaplin in international cinemas.
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