Tom Sawyer 1917

Tom Sawyer

A classic Mark Twain’s novel

Tom Sawyer, a young Missouri lad, finds fun and adventure with his pals Joe Harper and Huckleberry Finn, running away to hide out on Jackson’s Island and pretending to be Mississippi River pirates. When Tom is believed dead by his grieving Aunt Polly, he sneaks back to town to attend his own funeral.

Director: William Desmond Taylor
Producer: Jesse L. Lasky
Film series: Tom Sawyer Film Series
Music composed by: Richard Rodgers

Writers: Mark Twain (novel), Julia Crawford Ivers (photoplay)
Stars: Jack Pickford, George Hackathorne, Alice Marvin


Author: Old Boy

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