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Year: 1936
Original Title: Modern Times
Length: 87 minutes
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Studios: United Artists
Age rating: Universal

Release Dates

United Kingdom: February 11 1936

United States: February 25 1936


Ranking: 1,392 out of 15,884 movies (up 1315)

Ranked #29 in list 'The best comedies'


8.8 by 17 users

9.0 by 1 media


A factory worker who works tightening nuts been psychologically deranged due to the frenetic pace and heaviness of the work, so he is taking to a psychiatric hospital. When he comes out of there, just unwillingly in a demonstration and is imprisoned. Inside prison, also unwittingly it helps guards to stop a mutiny that had begun, so let him out of there. Now he must search a job to living, and even to eat too. In addition meets a young orphan woman who lives in the street. He will intends to find a job that can make both live. One of the most celebrated movies of Charles Chaplin. Is considered the last silent film era, it has even incorporated some sounds to the film. A few voices and the sound of the machines.


Cast Modern Times

Gloria DeHaven

Gloria DeHaven

Hermana de Gamin

Charles Chaplin

Charles Chaplin

A factory worker

Tiny Sandford

Tiny Sandford

Big Bill