Comedy’s Greatest Era – by James Agee

2019-12-09T00:37:36+00:00November 17th, 2019|Categories: CINEMA|Tags: , , , , , |

In 1949, the film critic James Agee published his influential essay “Comedy's Greatest Era,” in which he recounts the golden years of silent comedy and proclaims that the genre’s “four most eminent masters” were Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, Harold Lloyd, and Harry Langdon