Charlie Chaplin in his first film appearance, Making a Living

Screenshot of Charlie Chaplin in Making a Living

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Screenshot of Charlie Chaplin (left) in his first film appearance, Making a Living (1914).

Making a Living marked his film debut.

It released 2 February 1914.

Source Desc

DVD screenshot

Author Description

Keystone Studios

Licence

Public domain in the United States

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