Though not a Catholic, Charlie Chaplin directed and starred in such humane masterpieces as Modern Times, The Great Dictator, and Limelight. The Vatican has now honoured his unique contribution to world cinema.
- Rome Reports
Charlie Chaplin conquered the entertainment world with a walking stick, an unmistakable moustache, and a list of moving stories. His movies didn't need words or colour to leave their mark on modern cinema.
Now the Vatican is celebrating 125 years since his birth with a collection of stamps dedicated to his most famous character, Charlot. To watch this clip from Rome Reports on YouTube, CLICK HERE.
The Vatican is right to honour Charlie Chaplin, a 'chosen man of God' (The Catholic Herald)