The Great Stone Face

The recent release of a series of 1930s-era two-reelers reminds us how great Buster Keaton was even when he wasn't at this best. The Great Stone Face was no slapstick peddler, but a true harbinger of film comedy as an art form.

Appeared in: Volume 8, Number 1 | Published on: August 10, 2012

Colin Fleming’s first book, Between Cloud and Horizon: A Relationship Casebook in Stories (Texas Review Press), is forthcoming.

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