His Trysting Place

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His Trysting Place
Full film
Directed by Charles Chaplin
Produced by Mack Sennett
Written by Charles Chaplin
Starring Charles Chaplin
Mabel Normand
Mack Swain
Phyllis Allen
Cinematography Frank D. Williams
Distributed by Mutual Film
Release date
  • November 9, 1914 (1914-11-09)
Running time
32 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent film
English (Original titles)

His Trysting Place is a short 1914 film written and directed by Charles Chaplin and starring Chaplin and Mabel Normand.


Charlie and his friend Ambrose meet in a restaurant and accidentally leave with each other's coats. Charlie was going to pick up a baby bottle and Ambrose was going to mail a love letter that was in his coat pocket. Charlie's wife finds the letter and thinks he has a secret lover and Ambrose's wife believes he has an illegitimate child. Controversy arises in the park between Charlie and his wife and Ambrose and his wife. It is resolved at the end, but Charlie sparks another fight between the other couple by showing his friend's wife the love letter that was in his pocket.



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