The General

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The General

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The General

Release Date: December 25, 1926

Year    :   1926
Slogan    :   «Buster drives "The General" to trainload of laughter.»
Genres    :   Comedy, War, Adventure, Action
Production Companies    :   Joseph M. Schenck Productions, Buster Keaton Productions
Director    :   Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman
Producers    :   Buster Keaton, Joseph M. Schenck, Fred Gabourie, Harry Brand
Writers    :   Al Boasberg, Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman, Charles Henry Smith, William Pittenger
RunTime    :   79 mins.
Budget    :   750000
Revenue    :   1000000

During America’s Civil War, Union spies steal engineer Johnny Gray's beloved locomotive, 'The General'—with Johnnie's lady love aboard an attached boxcar—and he single-handedly must do all in his power to both get The General back and to rescue Annabelle.

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