Edna Purviance and Charlie Chaplin


Directed by               Charlie Chaplin
Produced by             Lone Star Corporation
Scenario by               Charlie Chaplin          
Starring                     Charlie Chaplin, Eric Campbell, Edna Purviance
Cinematography       Roland H. Totheroh
Distributed by           Mutual Film Corporation
Release date               October 23, 1917
Running time             23 min.
Country                      United States
Language                    Silent film, English intertitles

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

The film is very entertaining with a lot of action.  It is the best known of the 12 Mutual comedies and at the time made Charlie Chaplin the most popular screen personality.

The film enjoys a strong rating in IMDB.


The Adventurer (1917) on IMDb



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Edna Purviance in The Adventurer 1917 14 

   Edna Purviance