Thoughts On “The Cook,” A Buster Hiatus, And “Back Stage”

The Cook (1918) One of the cherries on top of the Comique sundae, The Cook is a giddy, determinedly free-spirited short that features Roscoe being an impromptu Salome, Buster Egyptian-dancing with careless abandon, and Luke the dog saving the day. It also … Continue reading

The Third Annual Buster Keaton Blogathon – Celebrating 100 Years of Buster!

IT IS HERE. UPDATE 2/21/17: The third and final day of the blogathon is here! New posts are up and ready for viewing, enjoy! For the third year in a row we’re celebrating the work of our genius in slapshoes, the … Continue reading

ANNOUNCEMENT: The Third Annual Buster Keaton Blogathon–Celebrating 100 Years Of Buster!

My friends, I’m thrilled to announce: I’m thrilled not just because this is a fantastic annual event celebrating one of the finest, most beloved comedians who ever walked this earth, but because 2017 marks 100 years since Buster first entered … Continue reading

Buster Blogathon UPDATE! (A Prize Drawing…And More!)

Only ten days until the Second Annual Buster Keaton Blogathon!! Are you getting as excited as I am?! I’m doubly excited about what I’m about to share right now. You might remember that in my original announcement post I mentioned … Continue reading