Limelight

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Bateria de llums ( Spain ), Candilejas ( Mexico / Argentina / Spain ), Les feux de la rampe ( France / Canada / Belgium ), Luci della ribalta ( Italy ), Luzes da Ribalta ( Portugal / Brazil ), Parrasvalot ( Finland ), Rampelys ( Norway / Denmark ), Rampenlicht ( West Germany ), Rampljus ( Sweden ), Rivaldafény ( Hungary ), Sahne isiklari ( Turkey ), Ta fota tis rampas ( Greece ), Voetlichten ( Belgium )

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Charles Chaplin

Calvero

Claire Bloom

Terry, a Dancer

Nigel Bruce

Postant, an Impresario

Buster Keaton

Calvero's Partner

Storyline

Chaplin's final American film tells the story of a fading music hall comedian's effort to help a despondent ballet dancer learn both to walk and feel confident about life again. The highlight of the film is the classic duet with Chaplin's only real artistic film comedy rival, Buster Keaton.


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A talkie28 January 2011

The acting is very good, Chaplin may be more remembered for his parts in silent films, but he delivers his lines with ease and ability. His physical comedy is superb and his overall performance is memorable (mainly because it feels as if he was playing himself). Claire Bloom is at times a bit too... more

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