Charlie Chaplin and Edna Purviance


Directed by               Charlie Chaplin
Produced by             Lone Star Corporation
Scenario by               Charlie Chaplin          
Starring                     Charlie Chaplin, Eric Campbell, Edna Purviance
Cinematography       Roland H. Totheroh and W.C. Foster
Distributed by           Mutual Film Corporation
Release date               November 13, 1916
Running time             23 min.
Country                      United States
Language                    Silent film, English intertitles

"Behind the Screen" is 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, a typical slapstick comedy.

The film enjoys a nice rating in IMDB.


Behind the Screen (1916) on IMDb



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 Edna Purviance in Behind the Screen 1916 20

   Edna Purviance