Chaplin’s Comedy of Murders

Chaplin’s Comedy of Murders

2 Episodes

Observations on Film Art No. 9

From tramp to serial killer: find out how Charlie Chaplin reinvented himself for this pitch-black comedy.

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Chaplin’s Comedy of Murders
  • Chaplin’s Comedy of Murders

    Episode 1

    From tramp to serial killer: find out how Charlie Chaplin reinvented himself for this pitch-black comedy.

  • Monsieur Verdoux

    Episode 2

    Directed by Charles Chaplin • 1947 • United States

    Charlie Chaplin plays shockingly against type in his most controversial film, a brilliant and bleak black comedy about money, marriage, and murder. Chaplin is a twentieth-century bluebeard, an enigmatic family man who goes to extreme lengths t...