Seven Chances is a 1925 American silent comedy ﬁlm directed by and starring Buster Keaton, based on the play of the same name by Roi Cooper Megrue, produced in 1916 by David Belasco. Additional cast members include T. Roy Barnes, Snitz Edwards, and Ruth Dwyer. Jean Arthur, a future star, has an uncredited supporting role. The film’s opening scenes were shot in early Technicolor. The film includes Keaton’s infamous rock avalanche sequence.