Buster Keaton is one of the trio of great comedy geniuses that the silent era produced and, along with Charlie Chaplin and Harold Lloyd, can still be considered one of the great comics of all time. Buster starred in both features and shorts and, as proof of his enduring popularity, his 1927 masterpiece The General was voted number 18 on the AFI-Top 100 Funniest films of all time in June 2000.
Box set collection featuring 28 of the legendary silent comedian's groundbreaking short films. Includes: 'One Week'; 'The Saphead'; 'Convict 13'; 'The Scarecrow'; 'Neighbors'; 'The Haunted House'; 'The Goat'; 'The Boat'; 'The Playhouse'; 'The Paleface'; 'Cops'; 'My Wife's Relations'; 'The Blacksmith'; 'The Frozen North'; 'The Electric House'; 'Day Dreams'; 'The Balloonatic'; 'The Love Nest'; 'The Three Ages'; 'Our Hospitality'; 'Sherlock Jr'; 'The Navigator'; 'Seven Chances'; 'Go West'; 'Battling Butler'; 'The General'; 'College'; and 'Steamboat Bill Jr'. Also included is the 1968 documentary about Keaton's life and career, 'The Great Stone Face'.
Release Date: 01 December 2008
Certificate: PG - Parental Guidance
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 Full Frame
Sound: Dolby Digital
Running Time: 1170 minutes