Buster Keaton

Mighty Wurlitzer With Buster Keaton At PPAC

(10.24) The Wonders of the Wurlitzer series at PPAC continues this week with organist Peter Krasinski accompanying the 1921 two-reel silent comedy “The Haunted House” with Buster Keaton. Keaton plays a teller at a successful bank. Unbeknownst to him, the manager at the bank and his gang are planning on pulling off a robbery and […]

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Silent Movie Screening And Book Signing At What Cheer

(6.15) Interesting event at What Cheer Antiques and Vintage:  Trav S. D., author of “Chain of Fools,” will screen two silent films — Harold Lloyd’s 1919 “Don’t Shove” and Buster Keaton’s 1923 “The Baloonatic” — leading a discussion and providing insights and context. I confess I’m not the hugest fan of the silent movies, but

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