Why Buster Keaton's The General is the one film you should watch this week

Andrew Pulver recommends Buster Keaton’s 1926 silent action-comedy film, The General. Set during the American civil war, Keaton plays the engineer of a steam locomotive stolen by Union troops, who attempts to reclaim the train and thereby save the South. Poorly received at the time, it is now considered one of the greatest films ever made

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