The Great Buster
- 1h 42min
- Directed by: Peter Bogdanovich
An introduction to the work of silent film master Buster Keaton. Bogdanovich, a film historian as well as a director, is in celebratory mood, so it’s essentially a primer for a new generation, and this serves as a perfect introduction to Keaton’s timeless, balletic genius.
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Reviews & features
The Great Buster: A Celebration16 Mar 2020
Peter Bogdanovich is behind this fitting tribute to a legend of silent cinema
Of all the silent film comedians, Buster Keaton's shtick has probably dated the least: his physical, anarchic brand of sight gags and pathos has never really gone out of fashion. Peter Bogdanovich's documentary takes a different approach to most…
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