About

A lone prospector ventures into Alaska looking for gold. He soon gets mixed up with some burly characters, falls in love with the beautiful Georgia, and tries to win her heart with his singular charm.

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Directed by

Charlie Chaplin

Written by

Charlie Chaplin (Screenplay)

Runtime

89 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The World's Greatest Laughing Picture!

Cast

Keywords

silent film love river black and white dance gold rush cabin gold worker thanksgiving alaska dance hall little tramp klondike

Photos

Lists

#154 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#67 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#58 on AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies – 10th Anniversary Edition AFI

#342 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture Max Terr

Oscar nomination for Best Sound, Recording James L. Fields