TV commercial for Northwest Orient Airlines
8 Biographical Movies |
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"Buster" Keaton | 'Buster' Keaton
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
A comedian does funny things. A good comedian does things funny.
There is much legend regarding the conception of his nickname, Buster. Many attribute the name to the legendary Harry Houdini
, who was the partner of Joe Keaton
(Buster's father) in the medicine-show group "Kathleen Marownen", after he saw a young Buster fall down a set of stairs without any injury. Others have said that it was Joe who conceived the name after he saw Buster's accident, while ...
Used the camera to help comedy, e.g. to create effect of rocking boat in beginning of The Boat
The Great Stone Face