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Arbeit ( Germany ), Carlitos empapelador ( Spain ), Charlie at Work ( ), Charlie på arbete ( Sweden ), Charlie the Decorator ( USA ), Charlot trabaja ( Spain ), Charlot, empapelador ( Spain ), Charlot, trabajando de papelista ( Spain ), Only a Working Man ( ), The Paperhanger ( ), The Plumber ( ), Työ ( Finland )



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Charles Chaplin

Izzy A. Wake's assistant

Charles Inslee

Izzy A. Wake, Paperhanger (as Charles...

Edna Purviance


Billy Armstrong

The Husband


Charlie and his boss have difficulties just getting to the house they are going to wallpaper. The householder is angry because he can't get breakfast and his wife is screaming at the maid as they arrive. The kitchen gas stove explodes, and Charlie offers to fix it. The wife's secret lover arrives and is passed off as the workers' supervisor, but the husband doesn't buy this and fires shots. The stove explodes violently, destroying the house.

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Tuff Tofu




Another ...08 December 2013

Legendary great and wonderful Charlie Chaplin movie!





Is it worth viewing?.07 December 2011

Is it worth viewing?.

Mad About Movies




thanks11 November 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

Tuff Tofu




Is the iPod ...25 September 2011

Format of good quality -- enough to purchase and download? Or, for that matter is the DivX up to spec's ...?

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