The Kid [Criterion Collection] [Blu-ray] [1921]

  • SKU: 29978319
  • Release Date: 02/16/2016
  • Rating: NR
Cardmember Offers


Ratings & Reviews

Overall Customer Rating:
50% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (1 out of 2)

Special Features

  • "Charlie" on the Ocean, a 1921 newsreel documenting Chaplin's first return trip to Europe
  • A Study in Undercranking, a new program featuring silent-film specialist Ben Model
  • Deleted scenes and titles from the original 1921 version of The Kid
  • Excerpted audio interviews with cinematographer Rollie Totheroh and film distributor Mo Rothman
  • Footage of Chaplin conductiing his score for The Kid
  • Interviews with Coogan and actor Lita Grey Chaplin
  • Jackie Coogan: The First Child Star, a new video essay by Chaplin historian Lisa Haven
  • New 4K digital restoration of Charlie Chaplin's 1972 rerelease version of the film, featuring an original score by Chaplin
  • New audio commentary featuring Chaplin historian Charles Maland
  • Nice and Friendly, a 1922 silent short featuring Chaplin and Coogan, presented with a new score by composer Timothy Brock
  • Trailers


The Kid

Cast & Crew

  • Charles Chaplin
    Charles Chaplin - The Tramp
  • Jackie Coogan
    Jackie Coogan - The Kid
  • Edna Purviance
    Edna Purviance - Mother
  • Image coming soon
    Carl Miller - Artist
  • Tom Wilson
    Tom Wilson - Policeman

Customer rating

would recommend to a friend
  • Rating: 2 out of 5 stars

    Only has 1972 version on disc.

    • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase
    • My Best Buy® MemberMember

    Unfortunately, this Blu-ray doesn't have the original 1921 version of the film. It only contains the 1972 revision.

    No, I would not recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Another Criterion Classic

    • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase
    • My Best Buy® Elite MemberElite Member

    I was thrilled when Criterion started issuing the Chaplin films and here is another classic.

    I would recommend this to a friend

Product images, including color, may differ from actual product appearance.