George Davis

Born: 7 November 1889, Amsterdam
Died: 19 April 1965, Los Angeles, Ca.

Highlighted works

  • Sherlock Jr.

    Sherlock Jr.

    Keaton’s third feature is a breathtakingly virtuosic display of every silent comedy technique imaginable, from his own formidable physical skills to some then-groundbreaking camera trickery.

  • An American in Paris

    A dazzling musical classic with Leslie Caron and Gene Kelly, hinging on a love triangle.

  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

    Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell know that diamonds are a girl’s best friend in this marvellous musical.

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