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Our Hospitality (1923) was a Comedy - Family Film directed by Buster Keaton and John G. Blystone and produced by Joseph M. Schenck.

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CMBA Blogathon: Buster Keaton's "Our Hospitality"

By FlickChick on Oct 19, 2015 From A Person in the Dark

This is my entry in the Classic Movie Blog Association Planes, Trains and Automobile Blogathon. Click HERE to view more fabulous entries about our favorite modes of transportation in film. Buster Keaton loved trains. “The General,” one of his most famous films, is about a man&#... Read full article

Watch It & Review It: Our Hospitality (1923)

By Pretty Clever Film Gal on Nov 19, 2012 From Pretty Clever Films

Buster Keaton’s Our Hospitality was released on November 19, 1923. I’m pretty sure I don’t need to tell you anything more than its BUSTER KEATON. But you can slip away for an hour today, watch Our Hospitality, and marvel over just how funny and fresh it is lo these many years later... Read full article

Our Hospitality

By Michael on Sep 24, 2012 From Le Mot du Cinephiliaque

Our Hospitality (John G. Blystone & Buster Keaton, 1923) A man returns to his Appalachian homestead. On the trip, he falls for a young woman. The only problem is her family has vowed to kill every member of his family. Buster Keaton with his second full length feature film shows sparks of ... Read full article

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The earliest comedy included among the '1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die', edited by Steven Jay Schneider.
The climactic waterfall rescue scenes were filmed on a set built over the swimming pool on the Keaton lot. Production stills kept secret until decades after the film was released show the entire set, including the miniature valley constructed below the pool for the long overlooking shots.
Joe Roberts, Buster Keaton's career "heavy", made his last appearance in this film. Big Joe suffered a stroke during the filming, and was hospitalized. He insisted on returning to work, however, and died very shortly after the end of filming.
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