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Title Buster Keaton [videorecording] : the short films collection, 1920-1923.

Imprint New York : Kino International, [2011]

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 GDL Central Library DVD    BUS    DUE 01-19-22 OFF CAMPUS
Edition Ultimate 3-disc ed.
Description 3 videodiscs (390 min.) : si., b&w & tinted col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Includes musical accompaniment.
Seventh film restored and re-titled by Kevin Brownlow and David Gill for Thames Silents in association with Raymond Rohauer.
Program notes (ill.) inserted in container.
Special features: fifteen visual essays; alternate/deleted shots from some films; The men who would be Buster: a collection of clips from slapstick films influenced by Keaton's work; four visual essays on the films' locations; "Character studies" (ca. 1922) a gag film starring Carter DeHaven with cameos by Keaton and others; "Seeing stars" (excerpts), a 1922 film featuring cameos by Keaton, Charlie Chaplin and others; booklet with essay by Jeffrey Vance.
Contents Disc 1. The "high sign" (1921) / [presented by] Joseph M. Schenck ; released exclusively through Metro Pictures Corporation ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- One week / [presented by] Joseph M. Schenck ; released exclusively through Metro Pictures Corporation ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- Convict 13 (1921) / [presented by] Joseph M. Schenck ; released exclusively through Metro Pictures Corporation ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- The scarecrow (1920) / [presented by] Joseph M. Schenck ; released exclusively through Metro Pictures Corporation ; written and directed by "Buster Keaton" and Eddie Cline -- Neighbors (1920) / [presented by] Joseph M. Schenck ; released exclusively through Metro Pictures Corporation ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- The haunted house / [presented by] Joseph M. Schenck ; released exclusively through Metro Pictures Corporation ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- Hard luck (1921) / [presented by] Joseph M. Schenck ; released exclusively through Metro Pictures Corporation ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline.
Disc 2. The goat (1921) / [presented by] Joseph M. Schenck ; released exclusively through Metro Pictures Corporation ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Mal St. Clair -- The play house / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- The boat / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- The paleface / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- Cops / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- My wife's relations / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline.
Disc 3. The blacksmith / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Mal St. Clair -- The frozen north / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- Day dreams / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- The electric house / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- The balloonatic / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton and Eddie Cline -- The love nest / Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction ; written and directed by "Buster" Keaton.
Credits Photography, Elgin Lessley (7th film) ; music, Ben Model (1st, 2nd, 10th, 12th, 14th, 18th films) ; video producer, Bret Wood.
Cast Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox, Joe Roberts, Bull Montana.
Summary A collection 19 Buster Keaton silent short comedy films.
System Details DVD ; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Subject Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Slapstick comedy films.
Silent films.
Short films.
Added Author Keaton, Buster, 1895-1966.
Cline, Edward, 1892-1961.
St. Clair, Malcolm, 1897-1952.
Schenck, Joseph M., 1877-1961.
Fox, Virginia, 1902-1982.
Roberts, Joe, 1870-1923.
De Haven, Carter, 1886-1977.
Montana, Bull, 1887-1950.
Vance, Jeffrey, 1970-
Lessley, Elgin, 1883-1944.
Model, Ben.
Wood, Bret.
Brownlow, Kevin.
Rohauer, Raymond.
Metro Pictures Corporation.
First National Pictures, Inc.
Kino International Corporation.
Added Title Short films collection, 1920-1923
The "high sign".
One week.
Convict 13.
The scarecrow.
Neighbors.
The haunted house.
Hard luck.
The goat.
The play house.
The boat.
The paleface.
Cops.
My wife's relations.
The blacksmith.
The frozen north.
Day dreams.
The electric house.
The balloonatic.
The love nest.
Character studies.
Seeing stars.
Standard No. 738329075521
Music No. K755 Kino International

 
    
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