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  1. Watch Silent Film 'Steamboat Bill, Jr.' At Concordia College In BronxvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bronxville Daily Voice

    The Sluberski Film Series presents the Buster Keaton silent comedy classic "Steamboat Bill, Jr.," with organ accompaniment by organist and film historian Ben Model, at Concordia College in Bronxville. Model is the resident film accompanist at the Museum of Modern Art and at the Library of Congress' Packard Campus Theatre.

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  2. Silent Comedy Project: "Hands Up"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... to determine his overall significance. And a Civil War comedy from 1926 does force inevitable comparisons to Buster Keaton's master piece The General which is obviously far superior. However, Hands Up is still a very amusing film, which showcases a ...

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  3. July 10: Iss. 27Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... Night's Dream," presented free in New York City's parks through July 25. Comment . Cineastes, take note. Buster Keaton's "The General" (pictured) screens at the Prospect Park Bandshell as part of the Celebrate Brooklyn festival on July 15 at 7:30 ...

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  4. July 10: Iss. 27Read the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... Night's Dream," presented free in New York City's parks through July 25. Comment . Cineastes, take note. Buster Keaton's "The General" (pictured) screens at the Prospect Park Bandshell as part of the Celebrate Brooklyn festival on July 15 at 7:30 ...

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  5. Vancouver Symphony Orchestra accompanies silent films at Kiggins TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | The Columbian

    ... short comedies, each about 20 to 30 minutes long. The show started with the 1921 film "The Goat" starring Buster Keaton; then the audience saw the 1921 short "Never Weaken" starring Harold Lloyd. Following an intermission, they watched the final ...

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  6. Screen scene: Local film newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | Mountain Xpress

    QUIET ON SET: Silent film stars Buster Keaton and Harold Lloyd will be the focus of an Asheville Film School weekend seminar. a Pack Memorial Library continues its monthly Afternoon Anime film screenings Wednesday, Jan. 13, at 5 p.m., with Metropolis .

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  7. Alan Alda, MarsCon, silent films and more | Top 10 events this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Bill Edwards plays ragtime piano favorites during a screening of "Our Hospitality," a silent film starring Buster Keaton, who plays a New York City man who travels to Kentucky to claim his fortune amid a feud with the Canfield family. Movie starts ...

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  8. 92Y features Brentano Quartet, others in 5-concert multimedia seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Examiner.com

    An unusual blending of Bach, Beethoven, Buster Keaton, the visual arts, choreography and spoken word comes to the 92nd Street Y starting at the end of this month. Called " Seeing Music ," the five-event series offers new ways to hear music in combination with other arts.

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  9. Book Review: "I Won't Grow Up"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... He shows how the understanding of immaturity in comic characters of the silent era permeated the likes of Buster Keaton, Harry Langdon, Roscoe Arbuckle, even Mack Swain, in a much different manner that would come along later. In this first chapter, ...

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  10. Niles silent movie weekend lineups in FremontRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum, 37417 Niles Blvd., will host the following screening and events for a suggested donation of $5 per person for members and $7 for non-members, unless otherwise noted: Saturday, Dec. 19, 7:30 p.m., with Greg Pane on the piano for Comedy Shorts Subject Night featuring "The Pawnshop" starring Charles Chaplin, "Neighbors" starring Buster Keaton, "There Ain't No Santa Claus" starring Charley Chase and "Big Business" starring Laurel and Hardy. Sunday, Dec. 20, 4 p.m. Archive Talkie Matinee featuring "Limelight" starring Charles Chaplin as a once famous music hall comedian who has been forgotten.

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  11. The Final GirlsRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2015 | DVD Verdict

    ... interact with the movie" concept pre-dates Last Action Hero in films like The Purple Rose of Cairo and even Buster Keaton's Sherlock Jr. , the comparison to Arnold Schwarzenegger's action comedy is still the most apt. The screenplay (by the writing ...

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  12. To Be Funny: 100 Years of Buster KeatonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | BroadcastNewsroom

    Buster Keaton is a film legend. April 2017 marks 100 years since he first stepped onto the silver screen, His comedy and physical stunts still stun audiences, leaving them wondering just how in the world he did them.

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  13. Toon of the month: Small People with HatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Sight and Sound

    ... by no means unique. The 'Eesti touch' (which is really a fusion of Monty Python, Jean-Luc Godard , pop art and Buster Keaton , sprinkled with a pinch of Soviet oppression) has influenced numerous animation shorts in recent years, notably a chunk of ...

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  14. Plumbers Can Be Famous, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Celebrific

    ... but all three made lovely plumbers. Another famous plumber was Bob Hoskins in "Super Mario Brothers." Remember Buster Keaton in, "The Passionate Plumber?" How about Victor Moore in "The Seven Year Itch?" If none of those do it for you, maybe you'll ...

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  15. Classic film review: 'Brother Martin: Servant of Jesus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... forces of talent and luck. He began his career in the 1920s as a bit player in movies - he was an extra in Buster Keaton's classic "Steamboat Bill, Jr". - and he was able to land a gig writing scripts for a series of two-reel sound comedies for Al ...

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  16. Steamboat Willie ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | The Free Dictionary

    ... a 1911 Arthur Collins composition, and " Turkey in the Straw ." The title of the film is a parody of the Buster Keaton film Steamboat Bill Jr. (1928), itself a reference to the song by Collins. Walt Disney performed all of the voices in the film, ...

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  17. Pictures and pipes: Old-time films brought to life through musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | The Gloucester County Times

    Step back in time and, with the entire family, enjoy the sound of the organ providing the sound track for the 1927 film antics of Buster Keaton in "College." The Music Around the County planning team will present a free program with renowned theater organist Wayne Zimmerman on the Alloway Baptist Church's 1931 Moeller pipe organ on Saturday, Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. The program will take the audience back to the days of the silent film era via the movie.

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  18. A 'Funny Thing' at Two River Theater: Why you won't see any women onstageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    ... for its 1962 debut, has been revived twice on Broadway, was adapted into a film featuring Zero Mostel and Buster Keaton , and has carved out space for itself in the pantheon of American musicals. But of course somebody must be the butt of the joke, ...

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  19. Watch 'Steamboat Bill Jr.' With Piano Accompaniment At Darien LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | The Darien Daily Voice

    Come to the Louise Parker Berry Community Room at 7 p.m. Tuesday the Darien Library for the 1928 silent movie "Steamboat Bill Jr." Like so many other Buster Keaton films, it's the story of a young man coming of age who goes through a series of adventures and trials on the way to becoming a man. In the film, Keaton's character hasn't seen his father for many years until he returns home from college.

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  20. Buster Keaton in Steamboat Bill Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | BlogTO

    Chase the blues away with Buster Keaton. The century old Fox Theatre in the Beach is going silent-silent film that is.

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