8 Biographical Movies |
20 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
9 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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[on the differences between his and Charles Chaplin
's characters] Charlie's tramp was a bum with a bum's philosophy. Lovable as he was, he would steal if he got the chance. My little fellow was a working man and honest.
When he married Natalie Talmadge
, the Talmadge family was one of the great acting dynasties in both theater and film, and the gossip in Hollywood was that Keaton married her to gain respect in the industry, a rumor he never quite lived down during his peak. Ironically, Keaton is now a film legend, while most people would be hard-pressed to answer who the Talmadges are.
Used the camera to help comedy, e.g. to create effect of rocking boat in beginning of The Boat
The Great Stone Face