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    The General (United Artists, 1927). Lobby Card (11" X 14") Hap Hadley Artwork.
    "I was more proud of that picture than any I ever made. Because I took an actual happening out of the...history books, and I told the story in detail too." At the time of the release of The General, not too many reviewers agreed with Buster Keaton. The New York Times said "The production itself is singularly well mounted, but the fun is not exactly plentiful. This is by no means so good as Mr. Keaton's previous efforts." Keaton had the last laugh, however. With changing tastes and times, the American Film Institute ranked the film as the 18th best film of all time. This lobby card has staining on the top border. Fine/Very Fine.


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