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  1. Little Nemo Was a Dream of a Comic StripBy Anthony PalettaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Beast

    ... He has none of her nimble wit and maddening pugnaciousness. He is dubious, suspicious, very much a miniature Buster Keaton ogling a hostile universe." He is not alone-there's the Princess, who originally summoned Nemo, King Morpheus himself, the ...

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  2. A Tart Take On Bitter Realities In 'Tangerines'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WGBH

    ... was Estonia's first nominee to make the final Oscar cut for Best Foreign Language film, is going to mimic Buster Keaton's silent comedy, Our Hospitality . In that one, remember, mortal enemies under the same roof are kept from from killing each ...

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  3. Family Viewing: Buster KeatonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Jersey Journal

    The great Buster Keaton learned early on, he said, that the less he smiled, the more the audience laughed Once upon a time: A determinedly stoical young man in a slightly battered porkpie hat confronts furious policemen, obstreperous inlaws, rebellious gadgets, do-it-yourself disasters and other trials and tribulations - without ever losing his calm conviction that things could always get worse. And probably will.

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  4. Director Richard L. Bare has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Examiner.com

    ... James L. Neibaur is a film historian and author of over a dozen books on such subjects as Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, Harry Langdon, Jerry Lewis, Bob Hope, Elvis Presley and RKO studios. He has also contributed to Cineaste, Film Quarterly, Films ...

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  5. Our reviews of the Chicago Latino Film Festival and the rest of what's screening this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Chicago Reader

    ... and Minds (1974), Tuesday with Davis in person at the University of Chicago Social Sciences Research Building; Buster Keaton's Sherlock Jr. (1924), noon Saturday at Music Box with Reader contributor Drew Hunt leading an audience discussion afterward ...

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  6. Ready to reel in special screenings and other film-related eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Examiner.com

    ... opens at Music Box Theatre on 3733 N Southport Avenue. On Saturday, Music Box will show a double feature of Buster Keaton's Sherlock Jr and The Playhouse as part of its Second Saturday Silent Cinema series which includes live organ accompaniment and ...

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  7. Park Slope Planner: The Best Events April 9-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Park Slope Stoop

    ... Library , Dweck Center, 10 Grand Army Plaza What: Spend a Sunday afternoon with the slapstick comedy of Buster Keaton, who loves a woman who, unfortunately for him, only marries him for spite. The 1929 film will feature a live piano accompaniment by ...

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  8. Matthew Broderick to Host (Un)Silent Film Night at New SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The College of Performing Arts at The New School will present the first annual Silent Film Night, in which music ensembles from the College's performing arts schools-the Mannes School of Music, the School of Jazz, and the School of Drama-will perform live with screenings of landmark silent films. This inaugural program, hosted by Matthew Broderick , marks the debut of the Mannes Theatre Orchestra, which, under the baton of Charles Neidich, will perform a new score by Craig Marks to the Buster Keaton film Sherlock Jr. .

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  9. Audience will take center stage Thursday in PlymouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Concord Monitor

    Buster Keaton as primitive man taking an all-natural bath in "Three Ages" , a classic silent comedy to be screened with live music on April 9 at 6:30 p.m. at the Flying Monkey in Plymouth. Buster Keaton's version of the fall of the Roman Empire is depicted in "Three Ages" , a classic silent comedy to be screened with live music April 9 at 6:30 p.m. at the Flying Monkey in Plymouth.

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  10. NH Club Briefs: Bedford student wins French oratorical contest 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | UnionLeader.com

    ... double feature set for April 4 at Grange Hall - Blazing Star Grange 71 will bring a double feature of classic Buster Keaton films to the Grange Hall, 15 North Road, beginning at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 4. Keaton never smiled on camera, earning him ...

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  11. NH Club Briefs: Bedford student wins French oratorical contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | UnionLeader.com

    ... double feature set for April 4 at Grange Hall - Blazing Star Grange 71 will bring a double feature of classic Buster Keaton films to the Grange Hall, 15 North Road, beginning at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 4. Keaton never smiled on camera, earning him ...

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  12. April Films at NorthwesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Northwestern University

    ... a 1924 silent film co-directed and starring iconic American actor, vaudevillian, filmmaker and stunt performer Buster Keaton (1895-1966). Keaton's film, "The Navigator," is part of Block Cinema's new "Buster on the Run" series highlighting the ...

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  13. Kenosha Kid goes touring and recording while staying at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... (which ruminated on Ray Bradbury's 1953 novel "Fahrenheit 451") or "Steamboat Bill Jr." (a film score set to Buster Keaton's 1928 silent film), the compositions on "Inside Voices" do have a familial ribbon running through them. The album represents ...

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  14. AP Film Studies: This Is Your TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Willamette Week

    ... North Star Ballroom . 8 pm Wednesday, March 25. Eugene ragtime band Mood Area 52 provides a live score to the Buster Keaton film Our Hospitality , in which Keaton plays an heir trying to resolve a feud in Kentucky. Hollywood Theatre . 7:30 pm ...

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  15. Block Cinema Unveils Spring 2015 Programming HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Northwestern University

    ... Northwestern University's Evanston campus. The new season kicks off April 2 at 7 p.m. with "The Navigator," a Buster Keaton action comedy presented as part of the series, Buster on the Run . This series features three evenings of classic 1920s ...

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  16. 'Robocop,' 'Howard the Duck' and more: movies also showing in Portland March 20-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Oregonian

    ... But other choices run the gamut from silent comedy to grind-house horror, without frequent stops in between. Buster Keaton's 1923 classic "Our Hospitality" (7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 26, Hollywood Theatre) will be accompanied by a live musical ...

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  17. Glasgow Film Festival review: Buster Keaton NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... cinema enthusiast Paul Merton to present an evening themed around the pioneering genius of silent comedy, Buster Keaton. The result was very much a game of two halves, however. The first half of the evening was lively and so engaging that you could ...

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  18. Silent movie to screen with live soundtrack tonight in Port TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Peninsula Daily News

    NOTE: "Today" and "tonight" refer to Friday, March 20. PORT TOWNSEND - The silent movie "Steamboat Bill Jr." will screen tonight, but not silently. The Buster Keaton film from 1928 will have the Seattle duo David Miles Keenan and Nova Karina Devonie - aka Miles and Karina - providing a live soundtrack in this one-night-only Key City Public Theatre event.

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  19. Plugging into Phoenix: Miami Loco Arts FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Arizona Republic

    This week, we spotlight a handful of bands at the Miami Loco Arts Festival and an RPM Orchestra/Buster Keaton mashup. Plugging into Phoenix: Miami Loco Arts Festival This week, we spotlight a handful of bands at the Miami Loco Arts Festival and an RPM Orchestra/Buster Keaton mashup.

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  20. A winning score makes a 'silent' singRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Columbian

    At the start of the Civil War, Johnnie Gray (Buster Keaton) tries to enlist in the Confederate army. His job of locomotive engineer is deemed too valuable to the Southern cause and recruiters turn him away. His girlfriend, Annabelle (Marion Mack), ...

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