THE SAPHEAD (BLU-RAY)

“The Saphead” is noteworthy as a piece of history — it was Buster Keaton’s first starring role after rising to prominence in Fatty Arbuckle’s shorts — but it’s not a particularly good film, and it features none of the physical comedy for which he would later be known…

Posted on July 11, 2012 in Reviews by

BUSTER KEATON: GO WEST AND BATTLING BUTLER (DVD)

This two-disc release features Buster Keaton’s films “Go West” and “Battling Butler,” efforts that might be minor ones in his filmography but which are nonetheless an interesting look at his artistic progression…

Posted on October 21, 2011 in Reviews by