The Saphead
The Saphead (1920)

In his first outing as the rich playboy, Buster Keaton's genius already shines through in this story of the slow-on-the-uptake son of a financial genius. Based on a Winchell Smith and Victor Maples play entitled The New Henrietta, this… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 11, 2000
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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

The Saphead is more historically important than it is aesthetically or artistically important.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Slightly amusing.

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Aj V
This is probably one of Keaton's worst movies.
Eric Broome
"The Saphead" isn't a bad film, but it will frustrate Buster Keaton fans. Despite its farcical title, it barely even qualifies as a comedy.… More