Two brothers plot to steal the body of Charlie Chaplin and ransom it for a fortune.

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Paul Tanter

Writers:

Doug Phillips, Simon Phillips (story)
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Credited cast:
Charles Chaplin ... Self (archive footage)
Wayne Newton ... Wayne Newton
Al Sapienza ... Billy
Simon Phillips ... Cal
Peter Woodward ... Hynkel
Anne-Carolyne Binette ... LakShmi
Cheryl Prater ... Stapleton
Michael Ray ... Captain Oakie
Trap Gambino ... Strip Club Patron
Doug Phillips Doug Phillips ... Terry
Leo Goodman ... News Anchor (voice)
Ken Bressers ... Schultz
Dani Elizabeth ... Burlesque dancer
Brent Barrett ... Evans
James Sjurson ... Old Man
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Inspired by real events, two Las Vegas based con men dig up and steal the corpse of comedian Charlie Chaplin in order to ransom it. With the theft gaining the world's attention and the reward rising daily, soon every local lowlife, criminal and dirty cop wants a piece of the action.

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Drama

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Rated R for language throughout, sexual content, nudity and violence | See all certifications »

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Every Chaplin fan
4 May 2021 | by w-bogdanSee all my reviews

Every Chaplin fan knows he never returned to the US after the communist witch-hunt, so Charlie Chaplin was never buried in Vegas.


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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 November 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Stealing Chaplin See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$845
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