The General (1927)

Movie review by Charles Cassady Jr., Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Silent masterpiece is enter-train-ment for all ages.

NR 1927 77 minutes

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 2 reviews

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Best movie ever

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Movie Details

  • In theaters: February 5, 1927
  • On DVD or streaming: November 11, 2008
  • Cast: Buster Keaton
  • Director: Buster Keaton
  • Studio: Kino
  • Genre: Classic
  • Character Strengths: Perseverance
  • Run time: 77 minutes
  • MPAA rating: NR
  • Last updated: November 18, 2022

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