As most of you guys know, I LOATHE The Buster Keaton Story (1957), one of the laziest biopics ever made. It celebrates the “poor Buster” myth, gets everything but the man’s name wrong, and strips away everything that made him a unique filmmaker. I hate it so much it makes my top ten most hated movies list, without a doubt. I’ve talked about it here and there before, but now we’re going in-depth as to why this crap nugget ultimately does not work.
Alright let’s start from the beginning….