The Gold Rush

Chaplin's greatest picture... ” Vanity Fair

This Charlie Chaplin classic with a live score from jazz band, The Sounds of Silent.

In this classic silent comedy, the Little Tramp (Charles Chaplin) heads north to join in the Klondike gold rush. Trapped in a small cabin by a blizzard, the Tramp is forced to share close quarters with a successful prospector (Mack Swain) and a fugitive (Tom Murray). Eventually able to leave the cabin, he falls for a lovely barmaid (Georgia Hale), trying valiantly to win her affections. When the prospector needs help locating his claim, it appears the Tramp’s fortunes may change.

Part of TPH’s SYNETHESIA – Where music and film collide. Supported by the City of Darebin.


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