Mainstream

Home > Visuals / Art Work > Poster for Possessed the Russian release of Buster Keaton’s silent film of (...)

Mainstream, VOL LIX No 27, New Delhi, June 19, 2021

Poster for Possessed the Russian release of Buster Keaton’s silent film of 1924 "Sherlock Jr" | also some stills

Friday 18 June 2021

Poster for the Russian release of Buster Keaton’s silent movie hit from 1924, "Sherlock Jr". Keaton plays a movie projectionist who is framed when his girlfriend is robbed. He dreams he is a great detective and can solve the case. The poster shows him, with magnifying glass in hand, studying the manual "How to Become a Sleuth."

Poster for Silent Film Possessed starring Buster Keaton (Sherlock Jr.), 1924 by Alexander Naumov
Russian version of "Sherlock Jr"
Still 1 from Sherlock Jr. (1924) by Buster Keaton
Still 2 from Sherlock Jr. (1924) by Buster Keaton
Notice: The print edition of Mainstream Weekly is now discontinued & only an online edition is appearing. No subscriptions are being accepted