The Goldrush

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Nick Broomfield Presents


A hapless prospector trudges his way through the Yukon during the 1890s Gold Rush where he survives assorted life-threatening perils, longs for a saucy saloon girl, and finally strikes the Motherlode. Charlie Chaplin’s masterpiece dishes out one classic moment after another, alternately touching and hilarious.


Acclaimed documentary filmmaker Nick Broomfield has picked 6 of his favourite films to screen as part of our summer programme. A fascinating insight into the influences on one of Britain’s most important living directors.

Find the full selection here.

BBFC rating
U
Year
1925
Running time
95 mins
Country
USA
Other features
BW
Director
Charlie Chaplin
Cast
Charlie Chaplin, Mack Swain, Georgia Hale

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July 24th