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  1. Also Opening: Celebration of Buster Keaton and Toronto's Beaches FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Uncertain Terms is a drama from the rising indie director Nathan Silver about a balding, young man from Brooklyn seeking peace at his aunt's upstate retreat for pregnant teens. Uncertain Terms is a drama from the rising indie director Nathan Silver about a balding, young man from Brooklyn seeking peace at his aunt's upstate retreat for pregnant teens.

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  2. Sion Sono is back with buckets of blood and a three-faced heroine in 'Tag'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Japan Times

    ... of my admittedly scrambled brain. Its surreal mix of dream (if it is indeed a dream) and reality is not new: Buster Keaton was doing it in "Sherlock Jr." back in 1924. Neither is the casting of three different actresses as the heroine: Luis Bunuel ...

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  3. 13 things to do in Boulder County today, June 30, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Daily Camera

    Chautauqua's silent movie series presents "Steamboat Bill, Jr." starring Buster Keaton, with live musical accompaniment by The Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra. The 1928 "Steamboat Bill Jr." is Keaton's final independent production before he was hired by MGM and is a comic masterpiece that represents the full breadth of Keaton's remarkable talents.

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  4. Orchestra New England Can-Cans, Foxtrots, And Waltzes To Silent MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | New Haven Independent

    Charlie Chaplin gracefully skated around a roller rink, turning a comic chase into slapstick ballet. Buster Keaton played 20 different characters in the same show within a dream within a theater within a film.

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  5. Robert Wilson to Bring Acclaimed Beckett Show to New York AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Playbill

    ... in many theatres worldwide. In the production, Wilson draws from the movement of silent film legends like Buster Keaton and Charlie Chaplin to renact the One Act's sole character, Krapp, a world-weary man who on his 69th birthday, listens to an old ...

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  6. Money changes everything in Andrew Bujalski's ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Chicago Reader

    Excess wealth has always been a rich topic for comedy because the power to act on any material whim tends to expose and even foreground people's foibles. Rollo Treadway, the lonely millionaire played by Buster Keaton in The Navigator , is so spoiled he gets his chauffeur to ferry him to a house across the street.

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  7. Silent Film ParkourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Neatorama

    Surely you recognize Hollywood star Buster Keaton. He's the one who always insisted on doing his own stunts, and they weren't just pratfalls.

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  8. Charlie Chaplin's classic, Limelight, steals the spotlight in superb Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Examiner.com

    ... In her dance scenes, Bloom is doubled by Melissa Hayden. There's also an appearance by legendary screen clowns Buster Keaton and Snub Pollard; five of Chaplin's children, his half-brother Wheeler Dryden and his wife, Oona O'Neill, are also seen. Can ...

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  9. Bay Area repertory movie picks, June 4-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | SFGate

    ... was expertly honing his trademark mixture of gut-busting comedy and melancholic pathos. Soon to follow: Buster Keaton's 1927 silent action comedy "The General" (June 11) and the Marx Brothers' 1935 spoof "A Night at the Opera" (June 21), which ...

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  10. Make way for yesterdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Boulder Weekly

    ... young and old. The series runs from June 3 to Aug. 25 and screens 12 features, including classics like Buster Keaton's Steamboat Bill Jr., F. W. Murnau's Nosferatu and the movie that forever immortalized matinee idol Rudolph Valentino, The Four ...

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  11. Moonbot Crew is Launching New Program on Turner Classic MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Cartoon Brew

    ... Kind and The Marx Brothers' war satire Duck Soup , as well as sublime silents like Fritz Lang's Metropolis and Buster Keaton's Steamboat Bill, Jr. , Movie Camp is also rolling out the red carpet for epochal animated shorts like Fleischer Studios' ...

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  12. Chautauqua's Thirtieth Silent Film Series Ready to RollRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Denver Westword

    ... and series curator for the past four years, who's come up with a schedule that includes such popular gems as Buster Keaton's last masterwork, Steamboat Bill, Jr., and edgier work like People on Sunday , a New Wave film thirty years ahead of its ...

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  13. Make way for yesterdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Boulder Weekly

    ... young and old. The series runs from June 3 to Aug. 25 and screens 12 features, including classics like Buster Keaton's Steamboat Bill Jr., F. W. Murnau's Nosferatu and the movie that forever immortalized matinee idol Rudolph Valentino, The Four ...

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  14. Bettendorf Public Library to host family event celebrating silent film a " June 12Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... in Bettendorf). Bring a blanket or chairs and enjoy music from the Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Youth Jazz Band. Buster Keaton's classic The Cameraman (1928) will begin after dusk around 9:15 p.m., and will be accompanied by live organ music from ...

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  15. Dan Zanes revives Buster Keaton comedy at the MahaiweRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    GREAT BARRINGTON >> In the 1920s, the stone-faced, silent film star Buster Keaton thrilled moviegoers with his signature blend of stoic and slapstick. At 3 p.m. Saturday at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, a new generation can discover Keaton's cinematic artistry at a screening of the 1928 classic "Steamboat Bill, Jr." with live musical accompaniment by Grammy Award-winning Dan Zanes.

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  16. Buster Keaton classic will tickle your funny bone at cemetery screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | TwinCities

    Wanna hang out among the headstones and laugh your head off? It can happen Saturday night at the Pioneer and Soldiers Memorial Cemetery in Southeast Minneapolis. Trylon Microcinema will show the Buster Keaton classic "The Navigator" at dusk with musical accompaniment by the duo Dreamland Faces.

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  17. 12 Movies to Watch After You See Mad Max: Fury RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Film School Rejects

    ... of during Fury Road - and there are some earlier works by people involved with the new movie. Arguably Buster Keaton 's best movie, this silent Civil War adventure is also arguably still the greatest action movie ever made. Like Fury Road , it's ...

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  18. Limelight (1952) (Blu-ray) Criterion CollectionRead the original story

    May 15, 2015 | DVD Verdict

    ... it's tempting to forgive everything. The high point of Limelight comes near the end, when Chaplin is joined by Buster Keaton for a delightful ten minutes or so of inspired slapstick involving a faulty violin and a faultier piano. It's such a treat ...

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  19. American Blues Theater Stages Side Man, A Musical Memory PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Gapers Block

    ... here know how to play guitar?" says a jazzman. "Too bad. This kid will do to horn players what talkies did to Buster Keaton." Plenty of other factors brought about the rise of guitar-based rock and roll, the demise of jazz in big bands and small, ...

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  20. May/June 2015 Films at NorthwesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Northwestern University

    Block Cinema's continuing spring 2015 film series will screen three early shorts co-directed by and starring iconic American actor, vaudevillian, filmmaker and stunt performer Buster Keaton . Presented by Northwestern University's Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Keaton's shorts -- "Neighbors," "The 'High Sign'" and "Cops" -- will be screened May 29. The program will conclude Block Cinema's "Buster on the Run" series highlighting the actor's wide range of comedic and dramatic on-screen roles.

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