February 8, 2013 - 10:15am
The Louisville Film Society presents round two of Buster vs. Charlie
Featuring live accompaniment by Bourbon Baroque.
Regular readers should know of my intense love of Charlie Chaplin and his films. Have you ever seen anything as moving as the dynamic between the Tramp and his adopted son in The Kid? As funny as the tightrope and monkey shenanigans in The Circus? As profound as the Jewish barber's speech at...
January 10, 2013 - 11:35am
Two silent comedians face off as the Louisville Film Society presents Buster vs.
With live musical accompaniment!
Silent film is wonderful. It's a view of the movies from a whole other world. With the absence of the availability of wordiness, ideas needed to be expressed almost exclusively through movement and pantomime, with maybe a few title cards thrown in. It is this writer's personal opinion that...