One of the last films of Buster Keaton's long career. He was 69 or 70 when the film was released and died the next year.
"You don't look, you see. You don't hear, you listen. You taste the top of your mouth, your nose is filled with fumes and death... the veneer of civilization has dropped away".
They thoroughly deserve this. This was one of the best kids movies I've recently seen. I loved seeing the disappointment immediately followed by pure happiness and excitement.