A Buster Keaton Starter Kit

I’m a huge Buster Keaton fan.  He’s one of the three “B” cultural loves of my life, the others being baseball and the Beatles.  I consider Keaton to be the greatest talent in film history (since he was a superb … Continued

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My Summer Reading

This summer I spent most of my free time doing home improvement projects and spending time with the family, but I did manage to read a few books.  Here is a quick review of the ones I read. My Descent … Continued

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Buster Keaton: Film’s Greatest Genius

I’m a long-time fan of Buster Keaton—the “great stone face” of the silent movie era, who churned out classic after classic film throughout the 1920s.  Because of his multifaceted brilliance as a screenwriter, director, actor, comedian, engineer, and even acrobat, … Continued

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