Johnnie loves his train (“The General”) and Annabelle Lee. When the Civil War begins he is turned down for service because he’s more valuable as an engineer. Annabelle thinks it’s because he’s a coward. Union spies capture The General with Annabelle on board. Johnnie must rescue both his loves.
(Plot summary written by Ed Stephan
Runtime original: 01:15:00
Runtime at 90to5: 00:04:44
Writer: Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman, Al Boasberg (adaptation), Charles Henry Smith (adaptation), William Pittenger (book), Paul Girard Smith
Editor: Buster Keaton, Sherman Kell
90to5 Editor: ninofournier
90to5 Editor Website: ninofournier’s webpage
90to5 Editor Bio: –
I saw in your “specs” section that the movie editing shouldn’t be too fast… Well, we speak about the editing there… not about the movie itself ! Have fun !
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