The Chaplin Collection Volume 2 will feature another great lineup of Chaplin classics.
This boxed set includes The Chaplin Revue a 1959 recut compilation of the silent comedies “A Dog’s Life,” “Shoulder Arms” and “The Pilgrim,” including Chaplin-added music, narration, and connecting material), Circus, City Lights, The Kid, A King In New York/A Woman of Paris and Monsieur Verdoux, all newly remastered in their 1.33:1 full screen aspect ratios and remixed in Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Each will also be available as a two-disc set, complete with extras: never-before-seen, behind-the-scenes footage, exclusive family home movie material, and commentaries (participants to be announced).
The box set also includes the new two-hour documentary Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin, directed by Richard Schickel and narrated by filmmaker Sydney Pollack, and chock full of new interviews with Woody Allen, Richard Attenborough, Johnny Depp, Robert Downey Jr, Milos Forman, Andrew Sarris, Marcel Marceau, and Martin Scorsese.
Street date for these new titles is March 2nd, and each retails for $29.95 each, or $99.95 for the box set. (Monsieur Verdoux will retail for $24.95.)