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Adenoid Hynkel (Character)
from The Great Dictator (1940)

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The Great Dictator -- In his controversial masterpiece The Great Dictator, Charlie Chaplin offers both a cutting caricature of Adolf Hitler and a sly tweaking of his own comic persona. Chaplin, in his first pure talkie, brings his sublime physicality to two roles: the cruel yet clownish "Tomainian" dictator and the kindly Jewish barber who is mistaken for him.
The Great Dictator -- Three Reasons Trailer for The Great Dictator

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Biography:
This is, basically, a satirical and funny version the infamous dictator Adolf Hitler... See more »
Alternate Names:
Hynkel

Filmography

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  1. The Great Dictator (1940) Played by Charles Chaplin (as Hynkel)
Archive Footage:
  1. "Special Collector's Edition"
    ... aka "Edición Especial Coleccionista" - Spain (original title)
        - Especial Top Comedias (2012) TV episode, Played by Charles Chaplin
        - Especial redoblajes (2011) TV episode, Played by Charles Chaplin (as Hynkel)
  2. Iron Sky (2012) Played by Charles Chaplin
  3. The Dawn of Sound: How Movies Learned to Talk (2007) (V) Played by Charles Chaplin (as Hynkel)
  4. Hitler: The Comedy Years (2007) (TV) Played by Charles Chaplin
  5. "Sendung ohne Namen"
        - Es geht um den "Film" ... (2002) TV episode, Played by Charles Chaplin (as Hynkel)
  6. A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (1995) (TV) Played by Charles Chaplin
  7. Chaplin (1992) Played by Charles Chaplin

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From The Great Dictator (1940)
Adenoid Hynkel: You see, when I get shaved, I'm very nervous. I like something to look at. So I'm putting in glass walls and ceiling... so that when my head is turned this way, I shall have a view of the mountains. And when it's tipped this way, I shall have a view through the glass ceiling.
Napaloni - Dictator of Bacteria: What's above-a the ceiling?
Adenoid Hynkel: The ballroom.
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