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  1. George Miller talks 'Mad Max': CG not welcome hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... to pick it up even before we read, it was developed over that period of the time, in the silent movies, the Buster Keaton movies, the Harold Lloyd, really started to make the action movie. And if you look at those movies, they basically defy, you ...

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  2. Old meets new when Quasar Wut Wut puts experimental score to silent film 'The General"'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Olympian

    Buster Keaton's movie "The General," center, will play Saturday while the band Quasar Wut-Wut, clockwise from left, Brent Sulek, Jordan Frank, Tom Giers and Matt Schwarz, plays the accompaniment.

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  3. Pop goes silent movie a The GeneralaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Olympian

    What: Buster Keaton's 1926 "The General" hurtles into the 21st century with an original score and live musical accompaniment by Chicago experimental pop band Quasar Wut-Wut.

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  4. Hip Shot: Lucretia Borgia: A PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | City Paper

    ... that the chair is pulling her back into its embrace. It's the kind of move a great physical comic like Buster Keaton would use as a gag, but here it's played with palpable anguish. Chairs seem to carry most of the psychological burdens Lucretia is ...

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  5. A boya s best friend is his cowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Boulder Weekly

    The 1925 Buster Keaton classic Go West opens, "Some people travel through life making friends wherever they go, while others - just travel through life."

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  6. The Early Report for July 20th, 2014: Part OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | FilmJerk.com

    ... the independent filmmaker; producing, controlling and owning his films. Offered as one of three films in the Buster Keaton Collection, The Cameraman is Buster at his deadpan funniest. After becoming infatuated with a pretty office worker for a ...

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  7. Classic Comedy to the MaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Examiner.com

    ... thought of them himself; as late as Limelight , Chaplin was limiting the screen time of supporting player Buster Keaton). Cinematically, Chaplin never came close to Linder. Linder knew that the camera was more than a recording device; it was a prop, ...

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  8. Shrewsbury Arts on the Green Kick-off Event on Saturday, September 13, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Shrewsbury Lantern

    Come and enjoy two silent movies presented by Arts on the Green at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 13. This family-friendly event for all ages will feature the 1916 Charlie Chaplin film "The Rink" in Gifford Hall with the J.W. Walker box organ and Baldwin piano, and the 1928 "Steamboat Bill, Jr." starring Buster Keaton, in the sanctuary with the ... (more)

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  9. The Early Report for July 16th, 2014: Part OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | FilmJerk.com

    ... the independent filmmaker; producing, controlling and owning his films. Offered as one of three films in the Buster Keaton Collection, The Cameraman is Buster at his deadpan funniest. After becoming infatuated with a pretty office worker for a ...

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  10. History of Physical ComedyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... physical, with Charlie Chaplin , the Marx Brothers, and Harold Lloyd among them. But perhaps the greatest was Buster Keaton , whose famously odd and expressive face said more to the camera in its deadpan silence than pages of words could ever hope ...

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  11. Jon Cowherd: MercyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | All About Jazz

    ... in the Space Age! project at the TD Ottawa Jazz Festival, along with a fantastic revision of his music for Buster Keaton's 1925 silent film Go West the following eveningA-then certainly some of the most atypical work in a long time. Frisell's gritty ...

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  12. Get into a cinematic time machine to appreciate comedic genius of Buster KeatonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Searching to learn more about Buster Keaton ? Netflix has only a few of his movies available for instant streaming.

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  13. A Tale of Two Generals: Keaton vs DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Examiner.com

    ... but consider how different generations of filmmakers handled the subject. In 1926 the famous silent film star, Buster Keaton , made the movie The General. Although told for comic effect, the story focuses in on the Rebel conductor who led the effort ...

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  14. DVD review: The Larger World of Laurel and Hardy Volume 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Examiner.com

    ... that surrounded the classic comedy team's brilliantly funny output. On this three-disc set, we see the work of Buster Keaton, Jimmy Durante, Andy Clyde, Larry Semon, Al St John, Roscoe (Fatty) Arbuckle, and other brilliant comic stars of the past, ...

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  15. 5th Anniversary Silent Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | City Pages

    ... with the dystopian Metropolis (1927) paired to a score by FUGITIVE. Suitably enough, the series concludes with Buster Keaton, whose classic comedies inaugurated the Trylon five years ago, as a cowboy named Friendless in the spoof Go West , serenaded ...

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  16. Sunken Garden Movies Are BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... who has booked movies by three of the most accomplished male comedians of the silent era: the innovator Buster Keaton ( Sherlock Jr. ), the everyman Harold Lloyd ( Girl Shy ), and the modernist genius of the era, Charlie Chaplain ( Modern Times ). ...

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  17. Photos Courtesy of Spotlight Event Marketing Clowns perform at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... he could interact with people. He incorporated his acrobatic skills into the act, much like one of his heroes, Buster Keaton. He also drew on silent film icon Charlie Chaplin in expressing himself to audiences from a distance. Both Hicks and Vargas ...

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  18. Ringling Bros. offers super entertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... he could interact with people. He incorporated his acrobatic skills into the act, much like one of his heroes, Buster Keaton. He also drew on silent film icon Charlie Chaplin in expressing himself to audiences from a distance. Both Hicks and Vargas ...

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  19. Jazzfest review: Go West - Bill Frisell plays Buster KeatonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... Unfortunately, Jay has retired. But I think he would have dug Frisell and his quartet accompanying the Buster Keaton 1925 silent movie Go West. This multi-media concert, a special request, I believe, of jazz festival programming manager Petr ...

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  20. TD Ottawa Jazz Festival 2014, Days 1-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... seminal N'awlins party band and, a real coup, Frisell performing his music from Music for the Films of Buster Keaton: Go West (Nonesuch, 1995), with the filmA-something he last toured in 1995 and has rarely been seen since. If there's anything ...

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