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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

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[[Performer~P108826~Mickey Rooney~mickeyrooney]] may have been born to play Mark Twain's legendary hellraiser Huck Finn, but 1939's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is so MGM-ized that [[Performer~P108826~Rooney~mickeyrooney]] seems to be sedated. Otherwise, this is a slick retelling of the Twain classic, with Huck escaping both the oppressive kindliness of the widow Douglas ([[Performer~P23616~Elizabeth Risdon~elizabethrisdon]]) and the brutality of his drink-sodden Pap ([[Performer~P38122~Victor...more

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