Category Archives: Film

A Century of Charlie Chaplin

“He was influential right away, kind of like the Beatles or Elvis or some other phenomenon.” Trav S.D., author of “Chain of Fools: Silent Comedy and Its Legacies from Nickelodeons to Youtube,” who is putting together a screening of Charlie … Continue reading

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Halloween in Brooklyn 2013

For the week leading up to Oct. 31, it’s like every day is Halloween. I rounded up some of the more promising events for the Brooklyn Paper – including an inspired tribute band to Dionne Warwick called Dionne Werewolf.

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