To view this film today..i am speakin gof the 1925 version..in comparison to the inferior 1942 rerelease and edited/rerelease is to see mr chaplin at the height of his creative... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Anthony Marinelli
It recorded an important part of human history in Chaplin's way, funny, humane, and passionate. I think this should be ranked as top 10 greatest comedy film of all time.Published 22 months ago by LP
The DVD I was sent was a bootleg-style version named "The Gold RUCH".
It was also NOT THE FAMOUS SILENT MOVIE - this is a later version in which a man's... Read more
How could I dare review the funniest man that ever lived? Gold Rush is classic that can never be repeated. Tremendous joy! The CD works fine. Thanks!Published on Nov. 15 2012 by Liljana Sarandieva
Charlie Chaplin's "The Gold Rush" is a mixed bag. The film itself is uneven as it is entertaining for certain stretches and just adequate in others. Read morePublished on March 18 2004 by Steven Y.
I agree with one of the reviews above. Go right to the second disc and see the film as it originally appeared. Fantastic! Read morePublished on Feb. 22 2004
To be honest, I've never really been a fan of Chaplin. Too much pathos, too mush sentiment, too clever by half. Read morePublished on Oct. 28 2003 by Tony Hughes
Amazons "average customers review" of 4 stars is an average for 3 DIFFERENT editions of this great, GREAT film:
1) A very poor, Public Domain reprint of the 1925... Read more
With two DVDs and a high budget at their disposal, the producers of this DVD should have been able to give us the film as it was originally intended to be seen. Read morePublished on July 29 2003 by D. Mok