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Spring 2014 Film Series

April 12, 2014 / 7:00 PM

Monsieur Verdoux
Directed by Charles Chaplin
Released: 1947

Starring -
Charles Chaplin
Mady Correll
Allison Roddan

Set in the wake of the Great Depression, M. Verdoux (Charlie Chaplin) is a man trying to support a wife and child after losing the banking job he's held for thirty years. To earn money, Verdoux travels the whole of France finding wealthy, single women he can entice to get hold of ready cash. When they do, he murders them. We watch as he lures three different women into his web, even as he's watched by the police.

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