Charlie Chaplin Essay Topics

Pathos in the film “City Lights”

Charlie Chaplin’sCity Lights, subtitled “A Comedy Romance in Pantomime,” was released in 1931. Chaplin was responsible for the film’s production, direction, editing, music, and screenplay. City Lights is a combination of pathos (an emotion of sympathetic pity), slapstick and comedy. In the film City Lights Chaplin uses pathos in the scenes “Flower Girl”, “This Time… View Article

Charlie Chaplin’s Modern Times

Being told that we were going to watch a 1936 Charlie Chaplin movie made me excited. I have never seen any of his films so I did not know what to expect. Seeing the movie title as “Modern Times”, however, made me think that the film is about the lives of the people during the… View Article

Power of a smile

Did you know that many who have tried, but failed, to commit suicide, said that if some stranger had just acknowledged their humanity with a smile, they would have changed their mind? I am going to be talking about the power of a smile A smile does not only have the power to save lives… View Article