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David Robinson was born in 1923 in England. He is known for his work on Chaplin (1992), Chaplin's Goliath (1996) and The Birth of the Tramp (2013). See full bio »


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 2013 The Birth of the Tramp (TV Movie documentary) (photographic credits)
 1996 Chaplin's Goliath (Documentary) (consultant)
 1994 Paul Merton's Palladium Story (TV Mini-Series documentary) (extracts - 2 episodes)
- Act Two: The Television Years (1994) ... (extracts)
- Act One: The Variety Years (1994) ... (extracts)
 1992 Chaplin (historical consultant)
 1980 Hollywood (TV Mini-Series documentary) (photograph source)
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 1992 Chaplin
Douglas Fairbanks' Manservant (uncredited)
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 1992 Chaplin (book "Chaplin His Life and Art")
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 2010 Paul Merton's Weird and Wonderful World of Early Cinema (TV Movie documentary) (the producers wish to thank)
 2003 Chaplin Today: The Kid (TV Movie documentary short) (thanks)
 2002 The Tramp and the Dictator (Documentary) (grateful thanks)
 1995 Cinema Europe: The Other Hollywood (TV Mini-Series documentary) (grateful thanks - 1 episode)
- Where It All Began (1995) ... (grateful thanks)
 1983 Unknown Chaplin (TV Mini-Series documentary) (thanks - 1 episode)
- Hidden Treasure (1983) ... (thanks)
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 2013 The Birth of the Tramp (TV Movie documentary)
Himself, Chaplin's biographer
 2007 Burn Hollywood Burn (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Film Critic / Himself
- Mervyn K. Griffths (2007) ... Himself - Film Critic
- Peg Entwistle (2007) ... Himself
 2006 Silent Clowns (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Harold Lloyd (2006) ... Himself
- Charlie Chaplin (2006) ... Himself
 2004 The Ultimate Film (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin (Documentary)
Himself - Chaplin Biographer
 1997 A Very British Psycho (TV Movie documentary)
Himself, film critic
 1996 Chaplin's Goliath (Documentary)
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 2012 Special Collector's Edition (TV Series)
- Comparativa: El Circo (2012) ... Himself

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Film introduction for the Chaplin Collection DVDs. Films with a David Robinson Introduction include: "The Circus", "City Lights", "The Gold Rush", "The Kid", "Limelight", "Modern Times" & "Monsieur Verdoux". See more »

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Personal Quote:

There was never anything quite like movie stars before, except Gods and Goddesses; and even Gods and Goddesses lacked the special fascination of the stars, the piquant dual existence of the vulnerable, mortal and often tortured human being which cowers within the splendid and immortal presence.


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