Sherlock Jr.
Sherlock Jr. (1924)

Sherlock, Jr. is one of Buster Keaton's funniest and most technically innovative features. He plays the floor sweeper and projectionist of a small-town movie theater who in his free time studies to be a detective. His troubles begin… More

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Release Date: October 8, 2013
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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

To put it plainly, Sherlock Jr. is my choice for the greatest film ever made.

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Carlos Magalh„es
A great movie all the more remarkable for the techniques employed and for how Keaton was able to pull off a number of risky stunts without killing himself - and… More
Pierluigi Puccini
Hilarious and physically impressive gags. Keaton's imagination was boundless.
Melvin White
Sherlock Jr. is only the third silent film I've seen and the first from Buster Keaton. All that's going to change though because this movie has made… More
Randy Tippy
Timeless comedy from the genius of Buster Keaton.
Spencer S.
It is an unchallenged assumption that Buster Keaton is one of the silent films era's greatest comedians, on par with the likes of Charles Chaplin and… More
Jim Hunter
A movie projectionist dreams he's a suave detective who can clear his name and get the woman of his dreams. I've always enjoyed Buster Keaton. I… More