The Epic Film Challenge II
#17 – Monsieur Verdoux (1947)
Dir. Charlie Chaplin
Starring: Charlie Chaplin, Martha Raye, William Frawley, Marilyn Nash, Isobel Elsom
The seventeenth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Charlie Chaplin’s black comedy about a bigamist wife killer set in France, a departure from his usual films, Monsieur Verdoux.
Recorded in May 2016.
Is it a film you must see before you die?
Luke: Yes. It’s an underrated Chaplin film, unlike anything I’ve seen and impeccably made.