The saphead [videorecording] / Raymond Rohauer presents. The high sign / Joseph M. Schenck presents ; Metro Pictures Corporation. One week / Joseph M. Schenck presents ; Metro Pictures Corporation
DVDs | Kino on Video | 2001
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD S COMEDY)
New York : Kino International Corp. : Kino on Video, , c1999.
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
The art of Buster Keaton ; [pt. 8]
Art of Buster Keaton ; [pt. 8].
Silent films with English intertitles; original musical accompaniment added.
(The saphead) Buster Keaton, Beula Booker, Edward Connelly, Edward Jobson, Edward Alexander, Odette Tyler, Carol Holloway, Irving Cummings, Jack Livingston, William H. Crane; (The high sign) Buster Keaton, Al St. John, Bartine Burkett; (One week) Buster Keaton, Sybil Seely, Joe Roberts.
The saphead: director, Herbert Blache ; writer, June Mathis ; director of photography, Harold Wenstrom; music, Robert Israel.
The high sign: writers/directors, Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline ; director of photography, Elgin Lessley.
One week: writers/directors, Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline ; director of photography, Elgin Lessley; editor, Buster Keaton; music, Gaylord Carter.
The saphead is based on the play: The new Henrietta / by Winchell Smith.
Originally released as individual motion pictures in 1920 and 1921.
The Saphead: Bertie, the spoiled son of a powerful Wall Street financier, pursues his individuality in a series of comic misadventures.
The high sign: Buster becomes unwittingly involved in a radical secret society known as the Blinking Buzzards.
One week: Keaton and his bride inherit a do-it-by numbers pre-fab house, only somebody has mixed up the numbers.
The saphead (78 min.) -- The high sign (21 min.) -- One week (19 min.).
The high sign.
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