TV commercial for Northwest Orient Airlines
8 Biographical Movies |
27 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
33 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
"Buster" Keaton | 'Buster' Keaton
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
Half of our scenes, for God's sakes, we only just talked over. We didn't actually get out there and rehearse 'em. We would just walk through it and talk about it. We crank that first rehearsal. Because any thing can happen--and generally did . . . We used the rehearsal scenes instead of the second take.
Fractured his neck while filming Sherlock Jr.
(1924) and did not learn about it until a doctor saw X-rays of his neck during a routine physical examination many years later.
Used the camera to help comedy, e.g. to create effect of rocking boat in beginning of The Boat