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The Boat
(1921) American
B&W : Two reels
Directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline

Cast: Buster Keaton [the husband sailor], Sybil Seely [his wife], Eddie Cline [S.O.S. receiver]

Comique Film Corporation production; distributed by Associated First National Pictures, Incorporated. / Produced by Joseph M. Schenck. Scenario by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline. Technical direction by Fred Gabourie. Cinematography by Elgin Lessley. / © 10 November 1921 by Comique Film Corporation [LP17411]. Released 10 November 1921. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.


Survival status: Print exists in the film holdings of Cohen Media Group (Raymond Rohauer collection) [35mm positive].

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Keywords: Bridges - Telegraphs - Transportation: Automobiles, Boats - Water - Weather: Storms

Listing updated: 24 September 2013.

References: Film viewing : Bogdanovich-Dwan p. 160; Bohn-Light p. 101; Brownlow-Parade pp. 485-486; Dardis-Keaton pp. 89, 92-93, 264, 289; Kerr-Silent pp. 132, 134, 144-145; Shipman-Cinema p. 72; Sinyard-Silent p. 115.

Home video: DVD.

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