The General Reviews

Sean Axmaker
Seanax.com
December 6, 2009
To the best of my knowledge, Kino's The General is the first silent film to get the high-definition Blu-ray treatment, and deservedly so.
Top Critic

Entertainment Weekly
November 13, 2008
Even in our anything-is-possible digital age, it's still a wonder to see the quicksilver Keaton executing mathematically precise, guffaw-inducing gags and pratfalls.
Full Review | Original Score: A
Bill Weber
Slant Magazine
November 11, 2008
The newly burnished look of a silent-cinema landmark demands a fresh gaze at Keaton's least characteristic great film.
Mark Zimmer
digitallyOBSESSED.com
November 6, 2007
Anthony Clarke
DVD.net.au
December 24, 2005
February 17, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5