Keaton's "What No Beer?" Barrel Avalanche

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Keaton's "What No Beer?" Barrel Avalanche

Unread post by SilentEchoes57 » Thu Oct 19, 2017 10:54 pm

While much has been written about Keaton’s loss of control working for MGM, What No Beer? (1932), Buster's final MGM picture, contains a pure, elaborately staged “Keatonesque” moment, when Buster struggles with a truck load of beer barrels on a steep hill, recalling the avalanche scenes from his silent feature Seven Chances (1925).

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You can read all about his swan song stunt sequence here

https://silentlocations.wordpress.com/2 ... avalanche/

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