The Kid (1921)
overview : Considered one of Charlie Chaplin's best films, The Kid also made a star of little Jackie Coogan, who plays a boy cared for by The Tramp after he's abandoned, as a newborn, by his mother. The mother later has a change of heart and aches to be reunited with her son.
Genres : Comedy, Drama
Tags : angel, suicide attempt, fistfight, slapstick, class differences, rich poor, foundling, silent film, dream sequence, semi autobiographical, car theft, little tramp, illegitimate child, unwed mother, abandoned baby, out of wedlock child, raised like own child, good deed doer