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Latest Great Romances of the Twentieth Century Episodes

Charles & Oona Chaplin

He was 54, the former Silent Screen megastar tramp recovering from a breakdown after being accused of communism. She was just 18, the daughter of playwright Eugene O'Neill, who objected strongly to their relationship. After three disastrous marriages and a succession of love affairs, Charlie Chaplin had found happiness at last. They moved to Switzerland and had eight children.

Premiere Date: April 30, 2014 | Runtime: 00:26:01

About Great Romances of the Twentieth Century

What were the circumstances that brought together some of the 20th century's most well-known couples? Plundering a wealth of film archive, these programs take you behind-the-scenes to unlock the secrets of some of the most romantic stories ever told.