The 'High Sign'
The 'High Sign' (1921)

The first film that Buster Keaton made independently, High Sign portrays the filmmaker as a drifter in search of a job. Passing himself off as a skilled marksman, he finds employment at a shooting gallery in an amusement park. But he gets… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1921
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It's a trip watching Buster try to protect his client from all The Blinking Buzzards trying to kill him.

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Aj V
Keaton in an amusement park, makes for an amusing movie.
Eric Broome
Earlier sections are a little slow, but the climax in the house with the secret trap doors is sheer genius.
Chris Browning
The "High Sign" was Buster Keaton's first two-reel independent film but was shelved for a year when he broke his ankle and had to release it to… More