Sunday, August 31, 2014

Buster Keaton Tours Germany

Reblogged from http://www.stripes.com/news/buster-keaton-brings-laughs-to-germany-1.12730#


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Buster Keaton, famed silent-film comedian, poses with a television camera at the Hesse State Radio studios in Frankfurt in February, 1962.

Norm Zeisloft/Stars and Stripes


From the Stars and Stripes archives

Buster Keaton brings laughs to Germany

Friday, August 29, 2014

Roland West Photos

















Roland West isn't one of my most favorite people, but here he is nonetheless.



 

Captions new and old. He'd been out of the  news since the death of Thelma Todd, and when he died, they just reused an old picture they had on file. 
 

 
 

 Roland West with Thelma Todd's mother and Mae Whitehead.


 
 
 

 
 

Roland West and Rudy Schafer
 

 
 
 

 

 
 Rudy Schafer, Roland West, unknown, and Mae Whitehead.

 
 
Roland West directing Jewel Carmen and Chester Morris in ALIBI.
 

 
 
 

 
 

Chester Morris, Eleanor Griffith, Jewel Carmen, and Roland West in ALIBI, 1929.
 

 
 
 

 
 
 














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Thursday, August 28, 2014