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Buster Keaton
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Birth Name: Joseph Frank Keaton VI

Born: 4 October 1895 Died: 1 February 1966

Country of origin: United States

Height: 5' 5"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Eleanor Keaton


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Buster Keaton Videos

Buster Keaton - Bad luck

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Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton (limelight)

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The Best of Buster Keaton

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About: Joseph Frank "Buster" Keaton (October 4, 1895 – February 1, 1966) was an American comic actor, filmmaker, producer and writer. He was best known for his silent films, in which his trademark was physical comedy with a consistently stoic, deadpan expression, earning him the nickname "The Great Stone Face". Buster Keaton (his lifelong stage name) was recognized as the seventh-greatest director of all time by Entertainment Weekly. In 1999, the American Film Institute ran ... (more)

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Rating:
8.5
954 Watched
2. The General (1926)
Rating:
8.3
448 Watched
3. Sherlock, Jr. (1924)
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8.5
306 Watched
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7.4
249 Watched
5. Limelight (1952)
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8.4
207 Watched



Movies directed by

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1. The General (1926)
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2. Sherlock, Jr. (1924)
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8.5
306 Watched
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7.8
174 Watched
4. The Cameraman (1928)
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8.4
125 Watched
5. Our Hospitality (1923)
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7.8
125 Watched



Movies written by

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1. The General (1926)
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3. One Week (1920)
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8.3
94 Watched
4. The Scarecrow (1920)
Rating:
8
69 Watched
5. Cops (1922)
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7.5
61 Watched



TV

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Rating:
8.1
688 Watched
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43 Watched
3. Today (1952)
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6.2
58 Watched
4. Biography (1987)
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7.5
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""I don't act, anyway. The stuff is all injected as we go along. My pictures are made without script or written directions of any kind." "The first thing I did in the studio was to want to tear that camera to pieces. I had to know how that film got into the cutting room, what you did to it in there, how you projected it, how you finally got the picture together, how you made things match. The technical part of pictures is what interested me. Material was the last thing in the world I thought abo"


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"He said so much to us, without actually saying a word... "


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" Favorite film: Seen: *Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928) - 8/10 *The Cameraman (1928) - 8/10 *The General (1926) - 8/10 *One Week (1920) - 8/10 *Sherlock, Jr. (1924) - 7/10 *Seven Chances (1925) - 7/10 *Our Hospitality (1923) - 6/10 *Three Ages (1923) - 5/10"


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" With his sons"


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"October 4, 1895 "


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