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King in New York, A King in New York, A

A sharp satire that bites into every point of the sociopolitical spectrum, from idealistic communism to idolatry consumerism. A sharp satire that bites into every point of the sociopolitical spectrum, from idealistic communism to idolatry consumerism.
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After fleeing his native country, a European monarch seeks refuge in New York City. It is here that he meets Rupert, a ten-year-old boy whose parents are imprisoned communists, and takes him under his wing. But doing so can have unwanted consequences in 1950s America.

Chaplin delivers another sharp satire that bites into every point of the sociopolitical spectrum, from idealistic communism to idolatry consumerism.

After fleeing his native country, a European monarch seeks refuge in New York City. It is here that he meets Rupert, a ten-year-old boy whose parents are imprisoned communists, and takes him under his wing. But doing so can have unwanted consequences in 1950s America.

Chaplin delivers another sharp satire that bites into every point of the sociopolitical spectrum, from idealistic communism to idolatry consumerism.

Extras

Chaplin Today - A King in New York
Introduction by David Robinson
Deleted Scenes
Mandolin Serenade
Extracts from the films in the Chaplin collection
Trailers

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 5021866769301
Catalogue Number ART769DVD
Year 1957
Director Chaplin, Charles
Format DVD
Publisher(s) Artificial Eye
Countries USA
Aspect ratio 1.33:1
Colour B&W
Language(s) English
Running time 100 mins
DVD region 2
Certificate U

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