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The General (1927)

  • Starring: Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Glen Cavender
  • Director(s): Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman
  • Genre(s): Comedy, Drama, Romance
  • Rating: NR
  • Running Time: 79 min.

These FREE screenings are part of MOXIE FLIX, a monthly series focusing on essential films for kids to see before they turn 13.

Film Synopsis: When Union spies steal an engineer’s beloved locomotive, he pursues it single-handedly and straight through enemy lines.

A thorough, spoiler-filled Parent’s Guide can be found here.

Made possible thanks to a generous grant from the Missouri Arts Council.

"An almost perfect entertainment."
- Dave Kehr, Chicago Reader
"Only superlatives will do to describe Keaton's hilarious Civil War dramatic comedy."
- Time Out
"[Keaton's films] have such a graceful perfection, such a meshing of story, character and episode, that they unfold like music."
- Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times