Peter Bogdanovich pays stodgy tribute to a comedy legend in The Great Buster


Joseph Frank Keaton, nicknamed ā€œBusterā€ from early childhood, started making movies in 1917 and continued working all the way until his death in 1966. But his legendary reputation as a comedian rests entirely on a prolific period that lasted from 1920 to 1928, when he released 19 ingenious short films and 12 features ā€¦