The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938) was a Family - Adventure Film directed by William A. Wellman and Norman Taurog and produced by David O. Selznick.
Academy Awards 1938 --- Ceremony Number 11 (source: AMPAS)
|Best Art Direction||Lyle Wheeler||Nominated|
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer Directed by Norman Taurog Written by John V.A. Weaver based on the novel by Mark Twain 1938/USA Selznick International Pictures First viewing I had no idea what to expect from this and was very pleased with a surprisingly faithful adaptation of Twain’s novel. Tom... Read full article
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Spring Byington (Widow Douglas) in studio records/casting call lists, but did not appear or was not identifiable in the movie.
Marcia Mae Jones was originally signed to play Becky Thatcher. Because of a growth spurt, she was recast as Mary Sawyer.
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