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Stealing Charlie Chaplin (2017)

Unrated | | Documentary, Crime, Drama | 21 June 2017 (USA)
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An account of the 1978 stealing of the body of the late Charles Chaplin.

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In 1978, three months after Comedy Icon, Charlie Chaplin's death, his body disappeared from it's grave in Corsier-Sur-Vevey, Switzerland. After being left initially with no clues, only outrageous and often ridiculous rumors, the robbers finally made contact with the family. What ensued was a tense, but often comedic game of cat and mouse.

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Fun, Quirky Story
18 September 2017 | by See all my reviews

A fun, quirky, entertaining film.

Had some real laugh out loud moments watching this film at the absurdity of the encounter. A real tribute to the spirit of Charlie Chaplin; you could see how this could be a plot to one of his films! A fun watch!


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