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4.4
6,187 Ratings

The General

United States, 1926
Action, Adventure, Comedy

Synopsis

When the American Civil War breaks out, a confederate railroad engineer must revolt against Northern spies when they steal the locomotive carrying his fiancée.

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The General Directed by Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2013

Berlin International Film Festival

1995

São Paulo International Film Festival

2016

National Film Preservation Board

1989 | Winner: National Film Registry

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