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895 Ratings

Steamboat Bill Jr.

United States, 1928
Comedy, Silent


Set on the Mississippi River in the old sidewheeler days, Steamboat Bill Jr. follows the adventures of a spoiled young man who is forced by his crusty father to learn the ropes of river-boating. Soon, his attempts expand into disaster…

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Steamboat Bill Jr. Directed by Buster Keaton, Charles Reisner

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival


Toronto International Film Festival


National Film Preservation Board

2016 | Winner: National Film Registry

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