Silent with English intertitles and musical accompaniment.
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio) presentation.
The kid: The loveable tramp adopts and raises a little boy reluctantly abandoned by his troubled mother. After many misadventures, illness and heartbreak, mother, child and adoptive father are reunited in this legendary silent classic. Joyless Street: In Vienna, during the depression directly after World War I, a young woman struggles to stay alive during times of poverty and desperation. Given little choice, she is forced to do anything she can to pay the rent and help her father pay off his creditors. The extra girl: A young woman attempts to become a movie star, startling the Hollywood elite, and recovering stolen money from a notorious criminal in the process.
The Kid (68 min.) Joyless Street (61 min.) The Extra girl (69 min.).
The kid: Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Jack Coogan, Carl Miller. Joyless Street: Greta Garbo, Werner Krauss, Asta Nielson. The extra girl: Mabel Normand, Ralph Graves, Vernon Dent, Anna Hernandez, Mary Mason, Max Davidson, Ramsey Wallace, William Desmond.
The kid: directed by Charles Chaplin ; photography, Roland Totheroh ; music composed by Charles Chaplin, orchestrated and conducted by Eric Rogers. Joyless Street: directed by G.W. Pabst. The extra girl: produced by Mack Sennett, directed by F. Richard Jones.
Title from container. Videodisc release of three motion pictures produced in 1921 (The Kid), 1925 (Joyless street) and 1923 (The extra girl).