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Buster Keaton and Eddie Gribbon in MGM's 'The Cameraman' (1928).

But for now, the big deal is a screening of Keaton's 'The Cameraman' (1928) in 35mm at the Somerville Theatre in Davis Square, Somerville, Mass.

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Buster Keaton on the set of The Cameraman (1928)

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Six-year-old Buster Keaton with his parents Myra and Joe Keaton during a vaudeville act

Below is a list of my five favorite Buster Keaton films.

Buster Keaton (1895-1966) is the reason why I bought a pork pie hat one summer. "The Great Stone Face" has always been one of my heroes, and accordingly, ...


J B McDowell, one of the British official cameraman on the Western Front during the First World War, photographed wearing a steel helmet and posed with a ...

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Buster Keaton, The Cameraman - 1928

stuckonoldmovies: “ Buster Keaton and Dorothy Sebastian - Spite Marriage (1929) ”

The time setting, WWI, is also an excellent choice for a Keaton feature given that Keaton, like his character here, was deployed to France during that war.

oldhollywood: “ Buster Keaton & Josephine on the set of The Cameraman dir. Edward Sedgwick & Buster Keaton) (via Mark Viera's Hollywood Dreams Made Real) ”

Portrait of Buster Keaton, 1920's

Buster Keaton and Edward Sedgwick on the set of The Cameraman, 1928.

Buster Keaton and Jimmy Durante in What! No Beer? (1933)

Buster Keaton on the set of The Cameraman (1928)

Buster Keaton as a child with his parents Joe and Myra

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Buster Keaton wrapped up in his own work in The Cameraman.

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... Keaton has to fend for his life during a "Tong War" in Chinatown. A comedic snapshot of Jazz Age New York, The Cameraman is self-aware humor done right.

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The story involves Buster as a slumlord (did I just type that? seriously) who goes to visit his tenement and gets involved with a beautiful girl, Margie, ...

The Cardboard Lover, 1928.

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The Billy Rose Theatre Collection, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts

"More than fifty years have passed since critics rediscovered Buster Keaton and pronounced him the most 'modern' silent film clown, a title he hasn't shaken ...

The San Francisco Silent Film Festival kicks off another exciting season with a June 1 screening of Harold Lloyd's 1925 campus comedy The Freshman at the ...

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Since this isn't really supposed to be an immoral story, nothing much happens, but Buster Keaton and Thelma Todd fall asleep and both are surprised to see ...

Buster's 'The Cameraman' (1928) will be screened in 35mm on Sunday, May 3 at 2 p.m. at the Somerville Theatre.

Artwork by Damian Blake.

The Buster Keaton Story Poster

Keaton and the Lion: A Critical Re-evaluation of The Cameraman, Free and Easy and Speak Easily – Anna Gardner – Refractory: a Journal of Entertainment Media

The triangle of Buster Keaton, Thelma Todd, and Ruth Selwyn.

Keaton with Natalie Talmadge and Buster Keaton, Jr. (1922)

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Wedding of Buster Keaton and Eleanor Norris, May 29, 1940

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Note: This post was based on a story I wrote several years ago for The Keaton Chronicle, the publication of the Damfinos, the International Buster Keaton ...


The big get for the silent portion is The Cameraman, an early demo outside Rohauer revivals of how great Buster Keaton was in his prime.

Butcher Boy (1917)

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The Navigator (1924)

Time sure sped by in the past year, didn't it? 2017 being Buster's centennial of appearing in films, we of course were celebrating him all year long (I sure ...

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Busteraphiles?, don't pay more attention to it for the great sexy scene in which very beautiful Phyllis Barry flirts with and ...

The Cameraman (1928)


Buster and beyond: silent comedy at the 2018 Slapstick Festival

A still photo of Buster Keaton and Kathryn McGuire on the set of “The Navigator

The final film of the festival was what has been called the last great Buster Keaton movie–1928's The Cameraman. In it, Keaton plays the typical Buster ...



I actually liked Buster's interaction with his rival at the apartment when they both discover they're from Kansas and find a connection -- getting excited ...

TCM Star of the Month Buster Keaton Schedule

Jimmy and Buster

Apparently on instinct alone, Buster knew how to position a camera and frame a shot and edit a sequence for maximum impact.

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TCM Star of the Month Buster Keaton Schedule

I get the feeling that somewhere Buster is laughing at us.

Tonight 9/23: Opening night at Rogers Center features double bill of Buster's best pictures

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