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The General

1926-12-25 | Action / Adventure
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During America’s Civil War, Union spies steal engineer Johnnie Gray's beloved locomotive, 'The General'—with Johnnie's lady love aboard an attached boxcar—and he single-handedly must do all in his power to both get The General back and to rescue Annabelle.
Director: Clyde Bruckman, Buster Keaton
Stars: Buster Keaton, Marion Mack

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8.1
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Positive 82%
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The General FAQ

On July 19, 2021, the IMDB rating of The General is 8.1/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 93/100, Metacritic rating is 0/100, TMDB rating is 8.0/10.
The release date of The General is December 25, 1926.
The production budget of The General was 750,000 USD.
The General won 2009 Online Film & Television Association, 1989 National Film Preservation Board, USA.
On July 19, 2021, there were 5233 public reaction to The General including straight-faced acting, ingenuine directing, director with technical expertise, stone-faced cast, useful.
The certification of The General is NR.
The genre of The General is Action,Adventure,Comedy,Drama,War.
The casts of The General are Buster Keaton starring as Johnny Gray, Marion Mack starring as Annabelle Lee, Glen Cavender starring as Captain Anderson, Jim Farley starring as General Thatcher, Frederick Vroom starring as A Southern General, Charles Henry Smith starring as Annabelle's Father.
The director of The General is Clyde Bruckman.
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During America’s Civil War, Union spies steal engineer Johnnie Gray's beloved locomotive, 'The General'—with Johnnie's lady love aboard an attached boxcar—and he single-handedly must do all in his power to both get The General back and to rescue Annabelle..