The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Poster

Release Date: 1960

DVD Release Date: August 26th, 2003

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
Young adventurer Huckleberry Finn (Eddie Hodges) yearns for some excitement in his life. When his drunken father (Neville Brand) kidnaps him, Huck fakes his own death and escapes on a raft with Jim (Archie Moore), a slave running away from his master. As the two outlaws float down the Mississippi River, they develop an unexpected friendship and also encounter many odd characters, including two con men (Tony Randall, Mickey Shaughnessy), a pair of feuding families and an outrageous circus.

Cast: Tony Randall, Eddie Hodges, Archie Moore, Patty McCormack, Neville Brand, Mickey Shaughnessy, Josephine Hutchinson

Director: Michael Curtiz

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Loew's Inc., Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Keywords: Friendship, Escape, Charming, Playful, Growing up