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Steamboat Bill Jr. - James Dangerfield - When You Fall Down (The Buster Keaton Story) (CD, Album)

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  1. Jun 30,  · " Joseph Francis Keaton got his name when, at six months, he fell down a flight of stairs. Reaching the bottom unhurt and relatively undisturbed, he was picked up by Harry Houdini who said the kid could really take a “buster,” or fall. From then on, his parents and the world knew him as Buster Keaton." Source. Took a deep dive into his work.
  2. So far, Steamboat Bill, Jr is my favorite Buster Keaton film. It was one of his last great silent masterpieces. It contains his most famous stunt and Walt Disney likely used it as inspiration for his first Mickey Mouse cartoon Steamboat Willie, William .
  3. The wind will play a greater part as Steamboat Bill, Jr. plays out its disaster movie finale - an orgy of destruction as a storm hits River Junction - that includes Keaton's most famous and frightening stunt; the facade of a house falling on top of him, his life preserved by Reviews:
  4. May 09,  · Directed by Charles Reisner, Buster Keaton. With Buster Keaton, Tom McGuire, Ernest Torrence, Tom Lewis. The effete son of a cantankerous riverboat captain comes to join his father's crew/10(K).
  5. Kenosha Kid's Dan Nettles has written a score to Buster Keaton's silent film Steamboat Bill Jr. Here the band performs it live to a screening of the film at Cine. To hear the music in its intended setting, burn the audio files to a CD or arrange in a playlist.
  6. Sep 17,  · Buster Keaton in the silent film Steamboat Jr. Photograph: Steamboat Bill, Jr is a Romeo-and-Juliet drama and also a gently tender story of a man coming to respect and love his son. Bill.
  7. In the clip above, I discuss Buster Keaton’s last film as an independent producer, “Steamboat Bill, Jr.” It’s the film in which he executed a literally death-defying gag that is justly.
  8. Steamboat Bill, Jr, Buster's 45th picture, was the last of these independent productions and, if there had to be a last, it is at least good that his gang went out in a blaze of glory, for Steamboat Bill, Jr is an hilarious movie. The break-up of Buster's self-contained little movie world did not come entirely suddenly.
  9. Jul 09,  · The wind will play a greater part as Steamboat Bill, Jr. plays out its disaster movie finale - an orgy of destruction as a storm hits River Junction - that includes Keaton's most famous and frightening stunt; the facade of a house falling on top of him, his life preserved by the gap of a window frame fitting neatly over his shoulders/5(77).

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