Released Date
February 25, 1936
Distributor
United Artists
Genre
Comedy
Rating
G
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$163,577 + $294,111 = $457,688
1889-1977

Charlie Chaplin

as factory worker

1910-1990

Paulette Goddard

as Ellen Peterson

1887-1938

Al Ernest Garcia

as President of the Electro Stee

About Modern Times

The Tramp struggles to live in modern industrial society with the help of a young homeless woman.

About

Silent film directed by Charlie Chaplin that follows The Tramp as he struggles to survive in an industrial society. The film was ranked #33 on the 2000 American Film Institute list of the best American comedies, AFI's 100 Years... 100 Laughs. 

Trivia

The fifth feature directed by Chaplin after he began working for United Artists in 1923, it is widely considered one of his most important films. It was added to the National Film Registry in 1989.