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Title College [electronic resource].

Publication Info. [United States] : Kino Lorber, Inc., 1927.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 64 min.)) : sd., col.
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Series The art of Buster Keaton
Art of Buster Keaton.
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Credits Directed by James W. Horne.
Cast Buster Keaton, Anne Cornwall, Flora Bramley, Harold Goodwin, Snitz Edwards, Carl Harbaugh, Sam Crawford, Florence Turner. The electric house: Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox, Louise Keaton, Myra Keaton, Steve Murphy, Joe Roberts. Hard luck: Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox, Joe Roberts, Bull Montana. The blacksmith: Buster Keaton, Joe Roberts, Virginia Fox.
Summary Buster Keaton goes back to school and stages a hilarious send-up of university life in COLLEGE. Keaton stars as Ronald, an idealistic freshman who attends Clayton College in pursuit of higher learning, but finds himself instead embroiled in a war of athletics as he fights for the heart of his beloved coed, Mary (Anne Cornwall). More than he had in any other feature, Keaton stretched the boundaries of solo physical comedy. In a series of unforgettable vignettes, stone-faced Ronald tries his hand as a baseball player, soda jerk, waiter, coxswain, and track star, performing each task with a steady determination but with consistently disastrous results. These scenes are especially amazing because in demonstrating Ronald's athletic inadequacies, Keaton reveals a surprising degree of physical prowess and finesse, particularly during the film's exhilarating climax.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject College athletes -- California -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Electric wiring, Interior -- Drama.
Suicidal behavior -- Drama.
Blacksmiths -- Drama.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Keaton, Buster, 1895-1966. Actor. Screenwriter. Director.
Horne, James W., 1880-1942. Director.
Cline, Edward, 1892-1961. Screenwriter. Director.
St. Clair, Malcolm, 1897-1952. Screenwriter. Director.
Schenck, Joseph M., 1877-1961. Producer.
Harbaugh, Carl, 1886-1960. Screenwriter.
Foy, Bryan, 1896-1977. Screenwriter.
Jennings, Dev. Cinematographer.
Haines, Bert. Cinematographer.
Lessley, Elgin, 1883-1944. Cinematographer.
Kell, Sherman. Film editor.
Muri, John. Composer. Instrumentalist.
Israel, Robert, 1963- Composer. Instrumentalist.
Cornwall, Anne, 1897-1980. Actor.
Bramley, Flora, 1909-1993. Actor.
Goodwin, Harold, 1902-1987. Actor.
Edwards, Snitz, 1862-1937. Actor.
Harbaugh, Carl, 1886-1960. Actor.
Crawford, Sam, 1880-1968. Actor.
Turner, Florence, 1885-1946. Actor.
Fox, Virginia, 1902-1982. Actor.
Keaton, Louise, 1906-1981. Actor.
Keaton, Myra, 1877-1955. Actor.
Murphy, Steve. Actor.
Roberts, Joe, 1870-1923. Actor.
Montana, Bull, 1887-1950. Actor.
Brownlow, Kevin. Production personnel. Scenarist.
Gill, David, 1928- Production personnel. Scenarist.
Rohauer, Raymond. Producer.
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Added Title Electric house.
Hard luck.
Music No. MWT12306966

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