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The General(1927)

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Brief Synopsis

In this silent film, a Confederate engineer fights to save his train and his girlfriend from the Union army.

Cast & Crew

Marion Mack Annabelle Lee
Glen Cavender Captain Anderson
Jim Farley General Thatcher
Frederick Vroom A Southern general
Charles Smith Her Father
Frank Barnes Her brother
Joe Keaton Union general
Mike Donlin Union general
Tom Nawn Union general
Buster Keaton Johnnie Gray
Dev Jennings Photography
Bert Haines Photography
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1927 Production Date:  16 & 35mm-Kit Parker/16mm Films Inc.
Color/B&W:  Black and White (Sepiatone) Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Silent Production Co:  Buster Keaton Productions
Duration(mins):  77 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,500    
Duration(reels):  8    

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  • The General

    Goetan 2013-09-11

    Keaton's best masterpiece. A southern engineer chases after his train and girlfriend from Northern spies. Based on an actual incident, Keaton finds... MORE>

  • the general of cinema

    Peter Wilson 2011-11-07

    the Greatest Silent Film And One Of The Greatest Films Of Ever Made. MORE>

  • The General (1927)

    Mark Sutch 2011-04-05

    ***** MORE>