A mischievous young boy, Tom Sawyer (Jonathan Taylor Thomas),witnesses a murder by the deadly Injun Joe. Tom becomes friends with Huckleberry Finn (Brad Renfro), a boy with no future and no family. Tom has to choose between honoring a friendship or honoring an oath because the town alcoholic is accused of the murder. Tom and Huck go through several adventures trying to retrieve evidence. Written by
A lot of kids get into trouble. These two invented it.
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During two months of Alabama filming, the production endured muggy heat, swarming bugs, a mysterious "killer" mulch that made several people sick, ferocious thunderstorms, and a tornado threat. See more
When Tom and Becky become engaged, they lean in one way to kiss each other, but in the next shot they're coming from the other angle. See more
Shall I get some more soap, mother?
[looks at Tom and grins
I don't know why you're smilin', Sid. You're next!
Ring Around the Rosie
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