nitrateglow: chaplinfortheages: Charlie Cha…



Charlie Chaplin as Napoleon Bonaparte, pictured in Modern Screen magazine, September 1931.

Chaplin was a great admirer, throughout his life aspired to make a film about him, often asked women along the way if they would like to play his Josephine.

Second photo: Charlie and wife Lita (as Jospephine) attend a costume party give by Marion Davies, circa 1926. 

source of second photo: Discovering 

That’s one thing he and Kubrick have in common!