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Meet the Hero

In The Hero with A Thousand Faces, Joseph Campbell posited two poles of human perception. At one end sits waking, conscious life, which is mainly taken up by the necessities of existence: jobs, bills, children, family, chores. At the other sits deep sleep – sleep without dreams – in which we commune with whatever cosmic forces lie beyond this level …

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The Kid Criterion Collection Blu-Ray Review

Review by Robert T. Trate Starring: Charlie Chaplin, Jackie Coogan, Edna Purviance, Carl Miller Directed by: Charlie Chaplin Running time: 53 minutes Year of release: 1921 Rating: NR  Spine #799 When the Kid (Jackie Coogan) reaches out for the Tramp (Charlie Chaplin), as he is about to be taken away to an orphanage, you can feel it. There is something magical that …