Step in to our 1920s cinema as The Lucky Dog Picturehouse musicians present their irresistible mix of classic silent comedies and original live scores!
King of Comedy Buster Keaton directs and stars in his Hollywood hit SHERLOCK JR.(1924) as a young, unlucky-in-love projectionist. When a robbery leaves his honour in tatters, he must turn detective - but will he solve the crime?
Complete with death-defying stunts, jaw-dropping special effects and even a bit of romance, it's not hard to see why this film consistently finds itself on TIME magazine's 'Best 100 movies of all time'.
With supporting shorts
Nicholas Barber, BBC Culture “Silent Film has no finer custodians”Book Now
The Lucky Dog Picturehouse is dedicated to recreating the original cinema experience; bringing together classic silent films and live, period specific music. They have performed and lectured at BFI Southbank, Wilton's Music Hall, LoCo Film Festival, London Transport Museum, Standon Calling and numerous other venues across the UK.Book Now
Nicholas Barber, BBC Culture “Silent Film has no finer custodians”
Jonathan Wakeham, LOCO London Comedy Film Festival “They have a rare ability to enchant both expert audiences and children seeing silents for the first time”
Praise for previous work:
“A Triumph!” International Buster Keaton Society for The Lucky Dog Picturehouse's performance of 'The General' (August 2019)
Bryony Dixon, Head of Silent Film at BFI Southbank "It's important to the BFI to reach new audiences and The Lucky Dog Picturehouse musicians do just that in a very appealing way."
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