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The General
My Rating:
(out of 5 stars)
3 Stars
The General Poster
Primary Location: First Saw: In Theatre Saw at/with: At UNH Film Class
Rating: NR Year: 1927 Category: Comedy
Director: Buster Keaton Time: 75:00:00 min. Writer: Al Boasbery & Buster Keaton

Mine: Terrific comedy. One of the greatest silent comedies ever.
Leonard Maltin/Plot synopsis: One of Keaton's best silent features, setting comedy against true Civil War story of stolen train, Union spies. Not as fanciful as other Keaton films, but beautifully done; Disney did same story in 1956 as THE GREAT LOCOMOTIVE CHASE.
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