Charlie Chaplin and Edna Purviance


Directed by               Charlie Chaplin
Produced by             Lone Star Corporation
Scenario by               Charlie Chaplin          
Starring                     Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell
Cinematography       Roland H. Totheroh and W.C. Foster
Distributed by           Mutual Film Corporation
Release date               June 17, 1917
Running time             24 min.
Country                      United States
Language                    Silent film, English intertitles

"The Immigrant" is another one of Charlie Chaplin's short comedies, featuring Edna Purviance, a star of Silent Hall of Fame.  

"The Immigrant" was added to the National Film Registry in 1998 as being deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".

The film is ranked number 74 in the list of The Top 100 Silent Era Films of the influential website Silent Era.

It has a strong rating in IMDB.


The Immigrant (1917) on IMDb



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 Edna Purviance in The Immigrant 1917 6

   Edna Purviance