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|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Joseph M Schenck; Buster Keaton; Clyde Bruckman; Al Boasberg; Charles H Smith; Marion Mack; Richard Allen; Virginia Fox; Edward Cline; Dev Jennings; Bert Haines; David Shepard; William Pittenger; Kino International Corporation.; United Artists Corporation.; First National Pictures, Inc.; Comique Film Corporation.
|Language Note:||Silent with English intertitles and music soundtrack.|
|Notes:||Title from container.
The general adapted from William Pittenger's The great locomotive chase.
|Credits:||[The general] Photographed by Dev Jennings & Bert Haines.|
|Cast:||[The general] Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Charles Smith, Frank Barnes.
[The playhouse, Cops] Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox.
|Target Audience:||Not rated.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (ca. 116 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Contents:||The general. Joseph M. Schenck presents a United Artists production; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Clyde Bruckman; adapted by Al Boasberg and Charles Smith. Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Charles Smith, Frank Barnes. Photographed by Dev Jennings & Bert Haines. Music, Robert Israel. (1926, 75 min.) --
The playhouse. Joseph M. Schenck presents a First National attraction; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline. Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox. Music, Robert Israel. (1921, 23 min.) --
Cops. Joseph M. Schenck presents; First National Pictures, Inc.; Comique Film Company; written and directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline. Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox. Music, Gaylord Carter. (1922, 18 min.).
|Series Title:||Art of Buster Keaton.|
|Other Titles:||General (Motion picture : 1927)
Cops (Motion picture)
Playhouse (Motion picture)
General, Cops and The playhouse
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[The general] A locomotive is beloved by its engineer, who sets out to win the Civil War single handedly. [The playhouse] A comedy in which Keaton plays a stage manager, an actor, a monkey and other parts. [Cops] A comedy of errors in which Buster Keaton attempts to win his sweetheart's hand in marriage by becoming a successful businessman. His exploits climax in a chase with an entire police precinct.
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