An orphan in 1850 Missouri gets into a variety of scrapes, including a murder mystery. Entertaining David O. Selznick production of Mark Twain classic with more slapstick than Twain may have had in mind. Cave sequence with Injun Joe is unforgettable.

  1. Norman Taurog


  2. Mark Twain


  3. John V.A. Weaver


Top Billed Cast

  1. Tommy Kelly

    Tommy Kelly

    Tom Sawyer

  2. Jackie Moran

    Jackie Moran

    Huckleberry Finn

  3. Ann Gillis

    Ann Gillis

    Becky Thatcher

  4. May Robson

    May Robson

    Aunt Polly

  5. Victor Jory

    Victor Jory

    Injun Joe

Full Cast & Crew

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer



Status Released

Release Information

  • February 11, 1938


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 30m

Budget -

Revenue -



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