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Hard Luck (1921)

US 22m, B&W, Silent Directors: Buster Keaton, Edward F. Cline; Cast: Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox, Joe Roberts, Bull Montana Hard Luck has been described as a strangely disjointed film, even … Continue reading

04/01/2016 · Leave a comment

Million Dollar Legs (1932)

US 59m, B&W Director: Edward F. Cline; Cast: Jack Oakie, W.C. Fields, Andy Clyde, Lyda Roberti, Susan Fleming, Ben Turpin Million Dollar Legs is a wonderfully silly story about the … Continue reading

03/14/2015 · 3 Comments

Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941)

US 77m, B&W Director: Edward F. Cline; Cast: W.C. Fields, Gloria Jean, Leon Errol, Franklin Pangborn, Margaret Dumont With its title taken from the last scene of Poppy (1936), Never … Continue reading

01/18/2015 · 6 Comments

The Scarecrow (1920)

US 19m, Silent, B&W Directors: Edward F. Cline & Buster Keaton; Cast: Buster Keaton, Sybil Seely, Joe Keaton, Joe Roberts The Scarecrow is one of Buster’s best shorts. It contains … Continue reading

02/10/2012 · Leave a comment

Convict 13 (1920)

US 20m, Silent B&W Directors: Edward F. Cline & Buster Keaton; Cast: Buster Keaton, Sybil Seely, Joe Roberts, Edward F. Cline, Joe Keaton, Louise Keaton A hungry fish, a retrieving dog … Continue reading

02/10/2012 · Leave a comment

One Week (1920)

US 19m, B&W, silent Directed: Edward F. Cline & Buster Keaton; Cast: Buster Keaton, Sybil Seely, Joe Roberts One Week is a brilliantly funny and extremely inventive film which follows … Continue reading

01/07/2012 · Leave a comment

The Bank Dick (1940)

US 72m, B&W Director: Edward F. Cline; Cast: W. C. Fields,  Cora Witherspoon,  Una Merkel, Evelyn Del Rio, Franklin Pangborn, Shemp Howard, Richard Purcell,  Grady Sutton W. C. Fields is … Continue reading

08/12/2011 · 4 Comments