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The Gold Rush (1925)

 -  Adventure | Comedy | Drama  -  1925 (Germany)
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The Tramp goes to the Klondike in search of gold and finds it and more.

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A lone prospector ventures into Alaska looking for gold. He gets mixed up with some burly characters and falls in love with the beautiful Georgia. He tries to win her heart with his singular charm. Written by John J. Magee <magee@helix.mgh.harvard.edu>

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La quimera del oro  »

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$923,000 (estimated)
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(RCA Sound System) (1942 re-issue)| (original release)

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The only location shot used in the final cut of the film is opening shot of the miners heading up Chilkoot Pass. See more »

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In the 1942 sound version, Tom Murray's character is spelled Black Larsen on the "Wanted" ad, but Black Larson in the end credits. See more »

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Referenced in Palm Harbor Vice (1991) See more »

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One of the best movies ever made

One of the best Chaplin movies, which means one of the best movies ever made. Good structure and a lot of excellent classic scenes such as `Eating the shoe' and `The Roll Dance'. Both the original version and the second release have their own charm.


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