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1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
Based on the beloved tale by Mark Twain, this made-for-television movie follows tenacious young Huckleberry Finn (Patrick Day) as he fakes his own death to escape his abusive father, Pap (Frederic Forrest). Heading down the Mississippi River, Huck encounters a runaway slave, Jim (Samm-Art Williams), and joins him on his travels. Along the way, Huck and Jim run into an array of eccentric characters, including a shifty duo known as the Duke (Jim Dale) and the King (Barnard Hughes).

Cast: Patrick Day , Lillian Gish , Frederic Forrest , Jim Dale , Barnard Hughes , Richard Kiley , Geraldine Page , Sada Thompson

Director: Peter H. Hunt

Genres: Comedy drama

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1985)

Release Date: January 1st, 1985|1 hr. 45 min.

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