OUR HOSPITALITY (Buster Keaton, John G. Blystone, 1923)

A dazzling comedy, Buster Keaton’s Our Hospitality recasts the regionally feuding Hatfields and McCoys as the Canfields and the McKays in early nineteenth-century Kentucky. In 1810, a McKay and a Canfield one night shoot each other to death; to protect him, McKay’s widow takes away their infant son, Willie (played by Buster Keaton, Jr.), to […]