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Charlie Chaplin
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  • Chaplin was a co-founded United Artists in 1919.
  • Charlie Chaplin was in Ceylon.
    Michael Ondaatje  --  Running in the Family
  • He demonstrated the exercises of the great acting teacher Stanislavsky, he imitated Charlie Chaplin’s funny walk, and when he was reading about calculus, he explained Zeno’s paradox and the infinite series.
    Ji-Li Jiang  --  Red Scarf Girl
  • We do Dr. Cali gari but also a lot of Buster Keaton, a lot of Charlie Chaplin—chaos, you know, but in a non-threatening framework.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch

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  • His face was long and handsome, with a pointed nose, black plastic bifocals, and a Charlie Chaplin mustache.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • Mrs. van D. changes shoes and shuffles through the room in her slippers; Mr. van D. too — a veritable Charlie Chaplin.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
  • Pulling the seat of his Charlie Chaplin pants to the side, he broke into deep laughter.
    Ralph Ellison  --  Invisible Man
  • What did that make Father then, Charlie Chaplin, waddling around duck-footed, waving his cane and talking without any sounds coming out?Mother and I watched him, expecting the dreaded atomic blowup.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible
  • I remembered a random bit of trivia, gleaned from who knows where: Charlie Chaplin was in his seventies when he fathered his youngest child.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • Charlie Chaplin is your only man.
    Frank McCourt  --  Angela’s Ashes

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  • This was how Charlie Chaplin worked in his silent movies.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • Take me: I’d rather see this here Charlie Chaplin any day than this here Corset Payton the wife goes for.
    Betty Smith  --  A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
  • If he asked his father now, his father would say no, Charlie Chaplin was enough.
    James Agee  --  A Death in the Family
  • One snapshot I remember showed Uncle and Father as young men standing full front beside each other, their toes pointing outward like Charlie Chaplin’s.
    Joy Kogawa  --  Obasan
  • "Charlie Chaplin," volunteered Taylor, at the same time proceeding to ricochet the boat as roughly and erratically as possible in order to make her lose her balance.
    Theodore Dreiser  --  An American Tragedy
  • Miss Paige, along with the film star Charlie Chaplin, should make it an interesting evening.
    Stephen King  --  Rose Red
  • They went around and around like the policeman and Charlie Chaplin, both intending to fall down.
    Eudora Welty  --  The Collected Stories of Eudora Welty
  • They went around and around like the policeman and Charlie Chaplin, both intending to fall down.
    Eudora Welty  --  The Golden Apples
  • In devotion to Buster Keaton, Charlie Chaplin, Ben Blue, and the Keystone Kops, my brother Edward and I collapsed in laughter.
    Eudora Welty  --  One Writer’s Beginnings
  • When the troopers had gone, the pale major made a leisurely inspection of the cluttered room, surveying the posters, stooping to examine a framed photograph of Pieter and Bibi Grotius posing with the infamous Jew Charlie Chaplin.
    Mal Peet  --  Tamar
  • Your mother has to get you a new suit somehow so she can show you off to the neighbors and relations and they give you sweets and money and you can go to the Lyric Cinema to see Charlie Chaplin.
    Frank McCourt  --  Angela’s Ashes
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