Buster Keaton's unqualified masterpiece is both a slapstick chase film and an epic romance of one man's bravery behind the battle lines of the Civil War. Brilliantly conceived and executed, The General continues to inspire awe and laughter with every viewing.

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The General (1926)

Blu-ray
Unrated

Adventure/Comedy · 1h 18m · 12/11/2012

    

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Buster Keaton's unqualified masterpiece is both a slapstick chase film and an epic romance of one man's bravery behind the battle lines of the Civil War. Brilliantly conceived and executed, The General continues to inspire awe and laughter with every viewing.

Release Country

United States

Release Date

12/11/2012

Media Type

Movie

Audio

  English     
  English    PCM 
  English     
  English     

Digital Copy

Not Included

Studios

Film Preservation Associates/Douris UK Ltd./Kino International Corp./Kino Lorber, Inc.

Video Format

1080p

Aspect Ratio

1.33:1

Cover Type

Keep Case (HD, Low)

Discs

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Part of Box Set
Disc Title Front Cover

Buster Keaton Collection

Cast
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Buster Keaton

Johnnie Gray
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Marion Mack

Annabelle Lee
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Glen Cavender

Captain Anderson
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Jim Farley

General Thatcher
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Frederick Vroom

A Southern General
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Charles Henry Smith

Annabelle's Father (as Charles Smith)
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Frank Barnes

Annabelle's Brother
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Joe Keaton

Union General
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Mike Donlin

Union General
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Tom Nawn

Union General
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Henry Baird

Soldier (uncredited)
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Joe Bricher

Soldier (uncredited)
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Jimmy Bryant

Raider (uncredited)
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Sergeant Bukowski

Officer (uncredited)
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C.C. Cruson

Officer (uncredited)
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Jack Dempster

Raider (uncredited)
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Keith Fennell

Soldier (uncredited)
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Budd Fine

Raider (uncredited)
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Eddie Foster

Union Railroad Fireman (uncredited)
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Ronald Gilstrap

Union Soldier (uncredited)
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Frank Hagney

Confederate Recruiter (uncredited)
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Ray Hanford

Raider (uncredited)
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Jack Hanlon

Bit Part (uncredited)
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Al Hanson

Raider (uncredited)
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Anthony Harvey

Raider (uncredited)
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Edward Hearn

Union Officer (uncredited)
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Boris Karloff

Union General (uncredited) (unconfirmed)
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Hilliard Karr

Soldier (uncredited)
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Elgin Lessley

Union General Who Gives Command to Cross Bridge (uncredited)
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Louis Lewyn

Soldier (uncredited)
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Jackie Lowe

Boy Who Follows Johnny (uncredited)
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Billy Lynn

Soldier (uncredited)
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Ross McCutcheon

Raider (uncredited)
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Tom Moran

Raider (uncredited)
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Charles Phillips

Raider (uncredited)
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Red Rial

Raider (uncredited)
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Al St. John

Officer on Horseback (uncredited)
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Harold Terry

Union Soldier (uncredited)
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Ray Thomas

Raider (uncredited)
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Red Thompson

Raider (uncredited)
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James Walsh

Soldier (uncredited)
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John Wilson

Union Soldier (uncredited)
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Jean Woodward

Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Crew
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Clyde Bruckman

Director
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Buster Keaton

Director
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Buster Keaton

Writer
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Clyde Bruckman

Writer
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Al Boasberg

Writer
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Charles Henry Smith

Writer
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William Pittenger

Writer
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Paul Girard Smith

Writer
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