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The Adventures of Mark Twain quotes

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The dramatized life of immortal humorist Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, from his days as a riverboat pilot on the Mississippi River until his death in 1910 shortly aft... Read all

Director: Irving Rapper
Writer: Alan Le May, Harold M. Sherman, Harry Chandlee
Production: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts
Year: 1944
MetaScore: N/A/100
ImdbRating: 7.1
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 22 Jul 1944
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 3 nominations total

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Samuel Langhorne Clemens, aka Mark Twain - Fredric March
Olivia Langdon Clemens - Alexis Smith
J.B. Pond - Donald Crisp
Steve Gillis - Alan Hale
Oxford Chancellor - C. Aubrey Smith
Bret Harte - John Carradine
Charles Langdon - William Henry
Horace E. Bixby - Riverboat Captain - Robert Barrat
Jervis Langdon - Walter Hampden
Clara Clemens - Joyce Reynolds
Joe Goodwin - Editor - Whitford Kane
Billings - Enterprise Typesetter - Percy Kilbride
Mrs. Langdon - Nana Bryant
Pickpocket - Ernie Adams
Young Susie Clemens - Gloria Ann Crawford
Secretary - Hooper Atchley
Worried Buffalo Merchant - Arthur Aylesworth
Susie Clemens - Lynn Baggett
Elderly Woman - Leah Baird
Audience Member - Frank Baker
Ceremony Spectator - Brandon Beach
George - Willie Best
Dinner Guest - Edward Biby
Miner - Oliver Blake
Captain of 'Queen of Dixie' - Monte Blue
Townsman - Rudy Bowman
Samuel Clemens - age 12 - Jackie Brown
Passenger - Bob Burns
Elderly Woman - Viola Callahan
Oliver Wendell Holmes - Burr Caruth
Joker at Train Station - Wheaton Chambers
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Davison Clark
Man in Audience - James Conaty
Frog-Jumping Contest Judge - Chester Conklin
Young Clara Clemens - Carol Coombs
Town Citizen - Lloyd Corrigan
Riverboat Captain - Joseph Crehan
Audience Member - Oliver Cross
Houghton - Frank Dae
Toy Store Proprietor - Frank Darien
Southerner - Earle S. Dewey
Comet-Watcher - Dudley Dickerson
Audience Member - Hazel Dohlman
Editor - Roland Drew
Miner - Bill Edwards
Townswoman - Sarah Edwards
Townsman who challenges Mr. Lake - Dick Elliott
Prospector - Jim Farley
Man in Audience - Franklyn Farnum
Hardy - Ross Ford
Chinese Man - Willie Fung
Italian Nurse - Rosina Galli
Townsman - Jack Gardner
Townsman - Jack Gargan
Orion Clemens - Russell Gleason
Ship's Bouncer - William Gould
Black Woman - Mildred Gover
Housekeeper - Jessica Grayson
Steam Room Chief - William Haade
Crew Chief - Frank Hagney
Man with Mule - Creighton Hale
Politician - Thurston Hall
Dinner Guest - Sam Harris
Englishman - George Haywood
English Boy - Robert Herrick
John Greenleaf Whittier - Harry Hilliard
Huckleberry Finn - Gene Holland
Drunken Guest - Harry Holman
Man at Reception - Stuart Holmes
Policeman - Robert Homans
Riverboat Southerner - Olin Howland
Townsman - George Humbert
Ralph Waldo Emerson - Brandon Hurst
British Reporter - Charles Irwin
Jane Clemens - Kay Johnson
Boy in Frog-Jumping Scene - Payne B. Johnson
Samuel Clemens - age 15 - Dickie Jones
Pilot House Guest - Lew Kelly
River-Rafter - Fred Kelsey
Townsman - Bill Kennedy
Higgins - Victor Kilian
Englshman - Richard Kipling
Townsman - Al Kunde
Young Oxford Celebrant - Peter Lawford
English Boy - Billy Lechner
Henry H. Rogers - George Lessey
Man in Audience - Carl M. Leviness
Man in Audience - Wilbur Mack
Prospector - Charles Marsh
Oxford Professor - Thomas Martin
Audience Member - Eric Mayne
Pilot House Guest - Frank Mayo
Prospector - Charles McAvoy
Comet-Watcher - Sam McDaniel
Cub Pilot - Sammy McKim
Townsman - Robert Milasch
Cross-Eyed Man - John 'Skins' Miller
Tom Sawyer - Michael Miller
British Observer - Edmund Mortimer
Pilot House Guest - Jack Mower
Audience Member - Richard Neill
Boss Deck Hand - Paul Newlan
Carriage Driver - Frank O'Connor
Captain's Aide - Pat O'Malley
Lee Griggs - Bud Osborne
Pilot House Guest - Paul Panzer
English Boy - Charles Peck
Stagecoach Passenger - Frank Pharr
Cowboy - Lee Powell
Clemens' Servant - Lillian Randolph
Comet-Watcher - George Reed
Doctor in Elmira - Frank Reicher
Young Lady - Betty Roadman
Audience Member - Loretta Russell
Audience Member - Paul Russell
Young Jean Clemens - Charlene Salerno
Prospector - Cliff Saum
Englishman - Francis Sayles
Rudyard Kipling - Paul Scardon
Prospector - George Sherwood
Audience Member - Bhogwan Singh
Repeater - Emmett Smith
Telegrapher - Walter Soderling
Ship Passenger - Count Stefenelli
Black Woman - Libby Taylor
Assistant Editor - Harry Tyler
Katie Leary - Dorothy Vaughan
Shopkeeper - Sailor Vincent
Dr. Quintard - Charles Waldron
Southerner - Eddy Waller
Barber - Leo White
Judge John Marshall Clemens - Frank Wilcox
Lady in Audience - Lottie Williams
Ben Lake - Norman Willis
Young Lady - Joan Winfield
William Dean Howells - Douglas Wood
Bixby's Depth-Caller - Harry Woods
Gambler - Harry Worth