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

    16 hrs ago | 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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  2. Silent movie night will feature KeatonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | 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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  3. Aero TheatreRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | 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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  4. 'The Sound of Music' picked to open 2015 TCM Classic Film...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | 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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  5. Buster Keaton Movies In Manchester, Hampton, GranbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | 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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  6. Northwest Film Forum's film festival for kids turns 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | 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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  7. Silent films double featureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | 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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    Friday Jan 16 | 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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  9. Buster Keaton silent film classic shown Sunday to benefit Norman StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | 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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  10. ASO's Silent Film Double FeatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | 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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  11. Arts Scene: Silent films with sound, 'Crimes of the Heart' and ghost portraitureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | 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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  12. Toledo museum will show famous silent filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | 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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  13. Lacey built Comedy and Magic on respect for comedians, guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | 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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  14. 'Banned' Stones film makes Newcastle debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Chronicle Live

    ... programme features films with Joe Strummer, The Doors, Elvis and Bjork, plus silent screen Sundays including Buster Keaton's comedy Steamboat Bill Jr, and Luis Bunuel's surrealist masterpiece L'Age d'Or (The Golden Age). This film, a shocker in its ...

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  15. Art Talk: a Creativity Across DisciplinesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | Times-Standard

    ... he has been responsible for 'Music for the General', a concert of music played to the action of the Buster Keaton masterpiece, as well as music for various productions by Dell'Arte, Flying Karamazov Bros. and Humboldt State University's Theater ...

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  16. Wild has local Lake County tiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Lake County Examiner Online

    From the earliest days of cinema, Oregon has been a popular backdrop for film production. From the Buster Keaton silent era classic "The General" to the first student-film ever made, "Ed's Coed" to the Academy Award nominated "Abraham Lincoln in ...

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  17. Silent film classics return to Rahway's Union County Performing Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | The Jersey Journal

    Take a cinematic time trip to the Silent Film Era this Sunday, Jan. 4, as Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway presents Buster Keaton's 1925 comedy, Seven Chances, with live accompaniment on the UCPAC "Mighty Wurlitzer" theatre organ by virtuoso keyboardist Bernie Anderson, Jr. Showtime starts at 3 p.m. Tickets are $12 general admission/$10 students and seniors, available online at www.ucpac.org , by calling 732-499-8226 or visiting the Union County Performing Arts Center box office, 1601 Irving Street in the heart of Rahway Arts District.

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  18. VAULT'S Today in Theatre History: DECEMBER 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Playbill

    ... Helen Menken , Francine Larrimore , May Vallen . The show would later become a film vehicle - a talkie - for Buster Keaton. 1962 British actress Jean Forbes-Robertson is dead at the age of 57. She appeared in Berkeley Square , as the lead in Peter ...

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  19. It's Kelvin-groove for Glasgow Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A CINEMATIC revival for one of Glasgow's oldest picture houses, the transformation of an art gallery into a glittering ballroom dance hall and a special Buster Keaton tribute led by comic Paul Merton are among highlights of the city's annual film festival next year.

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  20. Indy's "Dr. Film" preserves movies one frame at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... Film buffs started hiring Grayson to set up showings. A couple years later, producers who were restoring they Buster Keaton flick called Grayson. Kino Lorber, a film distributor based in New York, was restoring a digital version of the 1925 film ...

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