Dir. Edward Sutherland (1928).
Playing a newsreel cameraman, Buster Keaton reflects on his lost independence in this, the first film that he would make under contract to MGM. Its not first-rate Buster, but the New York locations and boffo closer give itnot to mention the notion of a monkey-made movie give it additional weight.
Mon., May 23, 7:30 p.m., 2011
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