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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Norman Taurog
George Cukor ... (some scenes: retakes) (uncredited)
H.C. Potter ... (uncredited)
William A. Wellman ... (some scenes: retakes) (uncredited)

Writing Credits  

Mark Twain ... (the beloved classic by)
 
John V.A. Weaver ... (screenplay)
 
Marshall Neilan ... (contributor to treatment) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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David Holt ...
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Sunday School Superintendent
Charles Richman ...
Victor Kilian ...
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Philip Hurlic ...
Little Jim
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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Assistant Defense Attorney (uncredited)
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District Attorney (uncredited)
Donnie Allen ...
(uncredited)
Bobbie Allert ...
(uncredited)
Byron Armstrong ...
Willy Fisher (uncredited)
Joanne Arnold ...
(uncredited)
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Defense Attorney (uncredited)
Frank Bellan ...
(uncredited)
Georgie Billings ...
Benjamin Rogers (uncredited)
Tom Braunger ...
(uncredited)
Louis Brenn ...
(uncredited)
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Schoolboy (uncredited)
Jackie Butler ...
(uncredited)
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Widow Douglas (uncredited)
Hugh Chapman ...
Schoolboy (uncredited) (unconfirmed)
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Old Soldier (uncredited)
Joy Cowden ...
(uncredited)
Patsy Currier ...
(uncredited)
Frank Darien ...
Storekeeper (uncredited)
Dix Davis ...
(uncredited)
Tim Davis ...
(uncredited)
Shirley Doble ...
(uncredited)
Dee Dodd ...
(uncredited)
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Dr. Robinson (uncredited)
Frank Elmquist ...
(uncredited)
Charles Flickinger ...
(uncredited)
Betsy Gay ...
Susie Harper (uncredited)
June Renee Gertler ...
(uncredited)
Kenneth Grant ...
(uncredited)
Audrey Halligan ...
(uncredited)
Sally Harper ...
(uncredited)
Louis Herbers ...
(uncredited)
Phyllis Holt ...
(uncredited)
Junior Hughes ...
(uncredited)
Ronald Hughson ...
(uncredited)
Malcolm Hutton ...
(uncredited)
Hollis Jewell ...
Schoolboy (uncredited) (unconfirmed)
Cammilla Johnson ...
Little Girl (uncredited)
Seessel Anne Johnson ...
Little Girl (uncredited)
Sharon Keller ...
(uncredited)
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(uncredited)
Evelyn Kurt ...
(uncredited)
Leonard Lawrence ...
(uncredited)
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Coroner at Trial (uncredited)
Faith Lieberson ...
(uncredited)
Fern Lieberson ...
(uncredited)
Frances Lieberson ...
(uncredited)
Jack Lindquist ...
(uncredited)
Buddy Londelius ...
(uncredited)
Joan Lott ...
(uncredited)
Herbert MacGregor ...
(uncredited)
Marilyn Marlin ...
(uncredited)
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Schoolboy (uncredited)
Leona McDowell ...
(uncredited)
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Minister (uncredited)
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River Authority (uncredited)
Vivian McLean ...
(uncredited)
Elaine Merk ...
(uncredited)
Dickie Meyers ...
(uncredited)
Jackie Cagney Miller ...
(uncredited)
Bobby Misrach ...
(uncredited)
Evelyn Misrach ...
(uncredited)
Bruce Mitchell ...
Deputy (uncredited)
Jack Morris ...
(uncredited)
Betty Ann Muir ...
(uncredited)
June Muir ...
(uncredited)
Bob Murphy ...
Bailiff (uncredited)
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Irate Churchgoer (uncredited)
Jeanette Noeson ...
(uncredited)
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Mr. Harper (uncredited)
June Parkes ...
(uncredited)
Mary Elizabeth Perkins ...
(uncredited)
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Pauline - Schoolgirl (uncredited)
Marjorie Prax ...
(uncredited)
Spencer Quinn ...
Schoolboy (uncredited)
Bobby Scott ...
(uncredited)
Billy Shearer ...
(uncredited)
Arnold Statz ...
(uncredited)
Donn Stokes ...
(uncredited)
A.W. Sweatt ...
Schoolboy (uncredited) (unconfirmed)
Charles Unger ...
(uncredited)
Dan Wolheim ...
Deputy (uncredited)
Jimmy Zahner ...
Boy (uncredited)
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Produced by 

David O. Selznick ... producer

Music by 

Max Steiner ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

James Wong Howe ... (photography)

Film Editing by 

Margaret Clancey ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Lyle R. Wheeler ... (as Lyle Wheeler)

Costume Design by 

Walter Plunkett ... (costumes)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Eric Stacey ... assistant director
Jack Roberts ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

William Cameron Menzies ... designer: cave sequence
Casey Roberts ... interior decoration
Arden Cripe ... props (uncredited)
Dorothea Holt ... illustrator (uncredited)

Sound Department 

William R. Fox ... recorder (as William Fox)

Special Effects by 

Jack Cosgrove ... special effects

Visual Effects by 

Chris Crowell ... digital compositor (restored version) (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Wilfred M. Cline ... associate photography
Roy Clark ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Ben M. Cohen ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Neil McDonald ... chief electrician (uncredited)
Charles Rose ... chief grip (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Hal C. Kern ... supervising film editor

Music Department 

Louis Forbes ... music director (as Lou Forbes)
William Axt ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Peter Brunelli ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Bernhard Kaun ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Samuel Kaylin ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Arthur Lange ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Alfred Newman ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
George Parrish ... orchestrator (uncredited)
David Snell ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
George Steiner ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Herbert Stothart ... composer: stock music (uncredited)

Other crew 

Natalie Kalmus ... technicolor color supervisor
Barbara Keon ... continuity
William H. Wright ... assistant to the producer
Claribel Bressel ... double: Ann Gillis (uncredited)
Lillian K. Deighton ... researcher (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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