Also known as Charlot rentre tard in France
B&W : Two reels
Directed by Charles Chaplin
Cast: Charles Chaplin [the drunk], Albert Austin [the taxi driver].
Lone Star Corporation production; distributed by Mutual Film Corporation. / Scenario by Charles Chaplin. Cinematography by Roland H. Totheroh and William C. Foster. / Released 7 August 1916. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / The production was shot in the Lone Star Studio in Hollywood, California. Chaplin’s fourth film in his 12 film Mutual contract. The film was rereleased in the USA by Chaplin Classics, Incorporated, circa 1922.
Survival status: Prints exist [35mm positive]; and in private collections [8mm reduction positives].
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Bath tubs - Drunks - Stairs - Tables - Taxi cabs - Tobacco: Cigarettes
Listing updated: 26 September 2011.
References: Film viewing : Bardèche-History pp. 84, 120, 213, 215; Bohn-Light p. 69; Fell-History pp. 97, 98; FilmDaily-1923 p. 198; Jacobs-Chaplin p. 136; Kerr-Silent pp. 88, 95; Lahue-World p. 67; Sinyard-Silent pp. 102, 103.
Home video: DVD.