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Neighbors (1920)

A young couple who live next to each other in tenement apartments do everything they can to be together despite of their feuding families.

Directors:

Edward F. Cline (as Eddie Cline), Buster Keaton (as 'Buster' Keaton)

Writers:

Buster Keaton (as 'Buster' Keaton), Edward F. Cline (as Eddie Cline)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Buster Keaton ... The Boy
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Storyline

The Romeo and Juliet story played out in a tenement neighborhood with Buster and Virginia's families hating each other over the fence separating their buildings. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Genres:

Short | Comedy | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 December 1920 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Backyard See more »

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Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 18955 delivered on 1923. See more »

Quotes

The Boy: Her father's abused her long enough. I want to marry her and take her home to MY father!
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Connections

Edited into The Golden Age of Buster Keaton (1975) See more »

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lovely
1 February 2019 | by KirpianuscusSee all my reviews

An imposible love story becomes pretext for gags and fascinating adventures. And start point for a great reflection of the genius of one of magnificent actors. A film who could be a Chaplin one. But the difference consists, first, in the force of nuances. And in the impecable art of Buster Keaton to transform ordinary situations in roots of impressive gems.


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