Police (1916) - Charlie Chaplin (HD)
Charlie is released from prison and immediately swindled by a fake parson. A fellow ex-convict convinces Charlie to help burglarize a house, but Edna, the house's owner, catches them and calls the police. Charlie, however, manages to charm his way out of trouble .... at least for the moment. Police was Charlie Chaplin's 14th released film from Essanay released in 1916. It was made at the Majestic Studio in Los Angeles. Charlie playing an ex-convict finds life on the outside not to his liking and leads him to breaking into a home with another thief (Wesley Ruggles). Edna Purviance plays the girl living in the home who tries to change him. Directed by Charlie Chaplin Produced by Jess Robbins Written by Charlie Chaplin Starring: Charles Chaplin Edna Purviance Wesley Ruggles James T. Kelley Leo White John Rand Fred Goodwins Billy Armstrong Snub Pollard Bud Jamison Paddy McGuire George Cleethorpe Cinematography - Harry Ensign Distributed by Essanay Studios Release date - May 27, 1916 Creative Commons License: Public Domain."