Chaplin's War Trilogy




      Chaplin's War Trilogy
The book examines Charlie Chaplin s evolving perspective on dark comedy in his three war films, Shoulder Arms 1918 , The Great Dictator 1940 , and Monsieur Verdoux 1947 In the first he uses the genre in a groundbreaking manner but yet for a pro war cause In Dictator dark comedy is applied in an antiwar way In Monsieur Verdoux Chaplin embraces the genre as an individual in defense against a society out to destroy him All three are pivotal films in the development of the genre in film, with the latter two movies being very controversial for their time. Best Read Chaplin's War Trilogy author Wes D. Gehring For Kindle ePUB or eBook – bluevapours.co.uk

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      Chaplin's War Trilogy
 By Wes D. Gehring IBN : 1322114749 Format : ebook – bluevapours.co.uk
  • ebook
  • 241 pages
  • Chaplin's War Trilogy
  • Wes D. Gehring
  • 08 July 2018
  • 1322114749

10 thoughts on “ Chaplin's War Trilogy

  1. C Garrett says:

    Because of Distinguished BSU Professor of Film Wes D Gehring s recent book, Chaplin s War Trilogy An Evolving Lens in Three Dark Comedies, 1918 1947, he was asked to introduce and speak on Shoulder Arms and The Great Dictator at NYC s Museum of Modern Art August 24, 2014 These are two of the three focus films in his Chaplin s War Trilogy, with Monsieur Verdoux finishing the trio MOMA s 2014 program has been examining films in relationship to the First World War, which began a Because of Distinguished BSU Professor of Film Wes D Gehring s recent book, Chaplin s War Trilogy An Evolving Lens in Three Dark Comedies, 1918 1947, he was asked to introduce and speak on Shoulder Arms and The Great Dictator at NYC s Museum of Modern Art August 24, 2014 These are two of the three focus films in his Chaplin s War Trilogy, with Monsieur Ve...

  2. Jeanette Castillo says:

    Huffington Post critic Thomas Gladysz cited February 2015 Wes D Gehring s book Chaplin War Trilogy An Evolving Lens in Three Dark Comedies, 1918 1947 McFarland Press as one of the Best Film books of 2014 Gehring s text traces the comedians changing perspective on dark comedy and war with regard to Shoulder Arms 1918 , The Great Dictator 1940 , and Monsieur Verdoux 1947 Due to personal and professional events in Chaplin s life, he makes an 180 degree change i...

  3. Kris Scott says:

    Because of Wes D Gehring s latest book, Chaplin s War Trilogy An Evolving Lens in Three Dark Comedies, 1918 1947 , he spoke August 24, 2014 at the Museum of Modern Arts MOMA program on films dealing with World War ...

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