Smile – Composer Charlie Chaplin, arr. B.Podesta A poster for Charlie Chaplin's 1936 comedy 'Modern Times'. (Photo by Movie Poster Image Art/Getty Images) “Smile” is a song based on an instrumental theme used in the soundtrack for Charlie Chaplin‘s 1936 film Modern Times. Chaplin, who composed the song, was inspired by Puccini‘s Tosca.(Source: Wikipedia) Smile – Composer Charlie Chaplin, arranged Brian J. Podesta March 2021 A poster for Charlie Chaplin’s 1936 comedy ‘Modern Times’. (Photo by Movie Poster Image Art/Getty Images) Download Share this:FacebookTwitterEmailLike this:Like Loading... By Brian J. Podesta Administrator and writer for WritingReal, a place for stories about people and places. Included are my musical projects and my book reviews. View all of Brian J. Podesta's posts.