Modern Times is a 1936 comedy film written and directed by Charlie Chaplin in which his iconic Little Tramp character struggles to survive in the modern, industrialized world. The film is a comment on the desperate employment and fiscal conditions many people faced during the Great Depression, conditions created, in Chaplin's view, by the efficiencies of modern industrialization. The movie stars Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman, Stanley Sandford and Chester Conklin. Wikipedia
Modern Times is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, Films set in the 1910s, United States National Film Registry films, Films directed by Charlie Chaplin, United Artists films, Films set in the 1920s, Films set in the 1930s, 1930s romantic comedy films and 1936 films.
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President of the Electro Steel Corp.: (from the Telescreen in the restroom to the factory worker) Hey you! Get back to work!