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  1. Catch ChamberLab's Orchestral Performance of 'The General' SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tucson Weekly

    Last year, Tucson favorite ChamberLab set a live orchestra to Buster Keaton's classic Civil War silent film "The General." This weekend, the show is getting a rare second run.

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  2. Book Review: 'The Dawn of Technicolor: 1915-1935'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... are not in complete form). Some sequences have been restored more recently, such as the color opening to Buster Keaton's "Seven Chances" (1925). "The Dawn of Technicolor: 1915-1935" is written in connection to the 100th Anniversary of Technicolor at ...

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  3. Can We Get An EncoreRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Tucson Weekly

    Chamberlab is putting on a rare second performance of their beloved musical arrangement set to Buster Keaton's classic Civil War silent film "The General". On Saturday, Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m., the 11-piece chamber orchestra will play in the pit of the historic Fox Theater, located at 17 W. Congress St. Audience members that demand another encore will receive an endless amount of them: in DVD format.

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  4. Buster Keaton's five best filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Chicago Reader

    Yesterday, the Silent Film Society of Chicago presented a special screening of Buster Keaton's 1928 film The Cameraman at Saint John Cantius Church, complete with organist Jay Warren's accompaniment on the church's vintage 1924 Wurlitzer. Few cinematic experiences are as joyous as watching Keaton's films with fresh eyes.

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  5. Organist Jason Roberts Accompanies Silent Film Steamboat Bill Jr. as...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to experience this exciting art form. Our screening of the 1928 film "Steamboat Bill Jr.," featuring Buster Keaton, will be one such opportunity. Keaton, in the role of William Canfield Jr., returns home from college to find his father in fierce ...

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  6. Way Back When in February 1915Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Edhat

    ... chickens, and the Year of the Rabbit began. Santa Barbara actress Blanche Payson stole the scene from Buster Keaton in the 1923 film Three Ages . (Image: courtesy of Mike Perry) Her name was Mary Elizabeth Bush when she was born here in 1881, but ...

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  7. Dean Johanesen brings on the solo swingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... finely trimmed 'stache and goatee and felt Homburg atop his head, while projections of vintage films featuring Buster Keaton and Charlie Chaplin and circus-themed clips play in black-and-white projections behind him. Despite being an accomplished ...

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  8. Organist Jason Roberts to Accompany Silent Film Steamboat Bill Jr. as ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to experience this exciting art form. Our screening of the 1928 film "Steamboat Bill Jr.," featuring Buster Keaton, will be one such opportunity. Keaton, in the role of William Canfield Jr., returns home from college to find his father in fierce ...

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  9. Silent movie night will feature KeatonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Ephrata Review

    Garden Spot Village will feature the 1927 silent comedy "College," starring Buster Keaton as a bookworm who tries to turn himself into a college athlete to win back his girlfriend from a rival. Organist Wayne Zimmerman will provide a live score.

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  10. Aero TheatreRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... biography pictures, giving fringe artists and iconic weirdos like Ed Wood, Larry Flynt... Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton appeared onscreen together only once: in Limelight, which the Aero is screening on 35mm at 7:30 p.m. Chaplin - who wrote, ...

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  11. 'The Sound of Music' picked to open 2015 TCM Classic Film...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... Classic Film Festival include Ron Howard's Apollo 13 , the 1939 version of The Hunchback of Notre Dame and the Buster Keaton comedy Steamboat Bill Jr.

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  12. Buster Keaton Movies In Manchester, Hampton, GranbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    On Friday, Jan. 23, at 7 p.m. South Congregational Church, 242 Salmon Brook St. in Granby, will show "Steamboat Bill Jr.," from 1928. Organist Jason Roberts will accompany the film.

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  13. Northwest Film Forum's film festival for kids turns 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Capitol Hill Blog

    An annual celebration of the youthful joys of the cinema - and pajama parties - is set to return to 12th Ave's Northwest Film Forum starting next week. The Children's Film Festival Seattle begins next Thursday with a world premiere performance of a new musical score for Buster Keaton's classic 1928 silent comedy, Steamboat Bill, Jr. Northwest Film Forum rolls out the red carpet for the 10th birthday edition of Children's Film Festival Seattle , the largest and most respected film festival on the West Coast dedicated to children and their families.

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  14. Silent films double featureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Laugh yourself silly watching Buster Keaton in "Steamboat Bill Jr." as he tries to win the girl, impress her father and save them both when a fierce storm hit their steamboat. With his big teeth and her beak of a nose, Mr. and Mrs. Moose are not a pretty couple.

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    Jan 16, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    ... This year, audiences can enjoy classic films and lesser-known gems from Charlie Chaplin, Laurel and Hardy, Buster Keaton and others. Festival founder and director, Chris Daniels, said: "I'm really excited about this year's festival - it's an ...

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  16. Buster Keaton silent film classic shown Sunday to benefit Norman StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    The comic genius of silent film star Buster Keaton will be showcased at 4 p.m. Sunday with the Norman Studios presentation of the 1928 film classic, "Steamboat Bill Jr." at the and Hotel Indigo at 9840 Tapestry Park Circle, off Southside Boulevard. Doors open at 3 p.m. for the event, and tickets are $5 with free popcorn.

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  17. ASO's Silent Film Double FeatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Alaska's ESPN 550 The Zone

    Laugh yourself silly as the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra presents this Silent Film Double Feature.chuckle and cheer for Buster Keaton in Steamboat Bill Jr and laugh with Mr & Mrs Moose in the 1926 comedy Mighty Like a Moose experience comedy masterpieces as they were meant to be - with a LIVE orchestra! Tickets: www.Centertix.net.

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  18. Arts Scene: Silent films with sound, 'Crimes of the Heart' and ghost portraitureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Atwood Concert Hall will double as a silent-era movie house at 8 p.m. on Saturday when the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra presents two comic films from the 1920s, "Mighty Like a Moose" -- which has nothing to do with the gangly symbol of Anchorage and everything to do with how true love is blind, even to cosmetic surgery -- and "Steamboat Bill Jr.," starring the iconic deadpanner Buster Keaton. Critic Tim Dirks calls it Keaton's funniest film and the crowd at Rotten Tomatoes gives it a rare 100 percent rating .

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  19. Toledo museum will show famous silent filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Crescent-News.com

    ... Congress in 1997 because of its historical, cultural and aesthetic significance. Finally, on May 28 at 7 p.m., Buster Keaton's classic action-adventure comedy "The General" is shown. Keaton, a major star of the era, directed, produced, co-wrote and ...

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  20. Lacey built Comedy and Magic on respect for comedians, guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Easy Reader News

    ... Shirt" and Williams' "Popeye" costume. Costumes worn by Charlie Chaplin, the Marx Brothers, WC Fields and Buster Keaton and a bumper car from "Toy Story" are among the other displays. Lacey began collecting costumes not as investments, but because ...

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