Buster Keaton Rides Again

Buster Keaton Rides Again

| 55 min

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In this film Keaton rides across Canada on a railway scooter and, between times, rests in a specially appointed passenger coach where he and Mrs. Keaton lived during their Canadian film assignment. This film is about how Buster Keaton made a Canadian travel film, The Railrodder. In this informal study the comedian regales the film crew with anecdotes of a lifetime in show business. Excerpts from his silent slapstick films are shown.

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Buster Keaton Rides Again, John Spotton, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • director
    John Spotton
  • photography
    John Spotton
  • editing
    John Spotton
  • producer
    Julian Biggs
  • script
    Donald Brittain
  • sound
    Barry Ferguson
  • sound editing
    Sidney Pearson
  • re-recording
    Ron Alexander
    George Croll
  • narrator
    Michael Kane
  • music
    Malca Gillson

  • Pollizy

    Marvelous, marvelous! Thank you so much for posting this!

    Pollizy, 27 Jun 2012
  • Catfish

    A fantastic document. I enjoyed every minute of it.

    Catfish, 17 Sep 2011
  • skarlet

    Merci beaucoup for uploading this complément indispensable to The Railrodder. We wanted more and you said : "Well here's some more..." SK

    skarlet, 12 Nov 2010