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You Can Go Home Again

ur blog series has focused on immigrants who found a new life in a new world after a journey across the Atlantic on the Red Star Line. There is one class of passengers we haven’t yet talked about – the … Continue reading

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The Red Star Line Experience: How the Movies Saw It

he first commercial movie about the immigrant experience was “The Immigrant,” starring Charlie Chaplin’s famous character, “The Tramp.”  Filmed in 1917 , the movie was Hollywood’s first take on the immigrant passenger experience.   In a major scene in the film, Chaplin’s lovable … Continue reading

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