Tom Sawyer 1973

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Tom Sawyer ★★½ 1973 (G)

Musical version of the Mark Twain tale of the boisterous Tom, his friend Becky Thatcher, and various adventures, including the fence whitewashing. Amusing kid fare shot on location in Missouri. River Song; Gratification; Tom Sawyer; Freebootin'; Aunt Polly's Soliloquy; If'n I Was God; A Man's Gotta Be What He's Born To Be; How Come?; Hannibal, Mo. 104m/C VHS, DVD . Johnny Whitaker, Jodie Foster, Celeste Holm, Warren Oates, Jeff East; D: Don Taylor; M: John Williams.