Out of work, Buster tries various ways to commit suicide. At last he tries "poison" from a bottle containing booze. The president of a sporting club speaks of the need for a sportsman to promote the club and drunken Buster gets the job for which he must learn fishing, hunting and riding.Written by
Ed Stephan <email@example.com>
This film was considered to be Buster Keaton's major lost film until it was rediscovered in 1987. The recovered print did not have the final climactic gag; another print with the gag intact was found later on. See more »
When Buster is chased off the trash can by the cop, his clothes are dirty and covered with pale dust. As he walks away from the cop, his clothes are clean. See more »
Zoo committee member:
Have you ever been connected to any branch of science?
I was once attached to a branch of the zoo...
See more »
It seems a puzzle. Different pieces together, the genius of Buster Keaton as glue, the unlucky poor man and his adventures. Significant- it is the right expected film. Rediscovered in 1987, it represents new proof of perfect art , in which the gags , performances and adventure are windows to a fascinating creation process and trip across the sensitivity of a time.
2 of 2 people found this review helpful.
Was this review helpful to you?
| Report this