6.2/10
224
5 user 2 critic

Tom Sawyer (2000)

An animated, musical version of Mark Twain's classic novel about the adventures of Tom Sawyer, along with his friends Huck Finn and Becky Thatcher. While spending most of his days avoiding ... See full summary »
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Tom Sawyer (2011)
Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The latest adaptation of the Mark Twain classic version, about the naive and romantic life of Tom Sawyer, led by a group of children.

Director: Hermine Huntgeburth
Stars: Louis Hofmann, Leon Seidel, Heike Makatsch
Family | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Misadventures of a mischievous boy in 1850 Missouri.

Directors: Norman Taurog, George Cukor, and 2 more credits »
Stars: Tommy Kelly, Ann Gillis, May Robson
Tom Sawyer (1973)
Adventure | Musical | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Tom Sawyer and his pal Huckleberry Finn have great adventures on the Mississippi River, pretending to be pirates, attending their own funeral, and witnessing a murder.

Director: Don Taylor
Stars: Johnny Whitaker, Celeste Holm, Warren Oates
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A lovable but introverted penguin named Hubie plans to present his betrothal pebble to the bird of his dreams.

Directors: Don Bluth, Gary Goldman
Stars: Martin Short, Jim Belushi, Annie Golden
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

The adventure unfolds as Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn - Tom's friend from the streets - witness a murder in the graveyard. Tom and Huck flee to Jackson Island and make a pact never to tell ... See full summary »

Director: Jo Kastner
Stars: Joel Courtney, Jake T. Austin, Katherine McNamara
Tom and Huck (1995)
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Tom and Huck witness Injun Joe's killing of Doc Robinson one night at the graveyard. When an innocent man is accused of killing the Doc, Tom steps up as a witness, not respecting the promise made to Huck to lay low.

Director: Peter Hewitt
Stars: Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Brad Renfro, Charles Rocket
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

In the 1840s, two boys get mixed up with an Indian accused of stealing money and rescue a pretty girl who is trapped in a cave.

Stars: Simon Hinton, Scott Higgins, Jane Harders
Thumbelina (1994)
Animation | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The tiny girl meets a fairy prince who saves her from the creatures of the woods.

Directors: Don Bluth, Gary Goldman
Stars: Jodi Benson, Gary Imhoff, Gino Conforti
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A family of Emigre mice decide to move out to the west, unaware that they are falling into a trap perpetrated by a smooth talking cat.

Directors: Phil Nibbelink, Simon Wells
Stars: James Stewart, John Cleese, Amy Irving
Balto (1995)
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An outcast half-wolf risks his life to prevent a deadly epidemic from ravaging Nome, Alaska.

Director: Simon Wells
Stars: Kevin Bacon, Bob Hoskins, Bridget Fonda
Animation | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A dog returns from the dead looking for revenge on his killer using an orphan girl who can talk to animals.

Directors: Don Bluth, Gary Goldman, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Dom DeLuise, Burt Reynolds, Judith Barsi
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

Timothy Brisby, now Timmy, leaves his family to train with the rats of NIMH in Thorn Valley. He meets Jenny, a mouse about the same age as he, who reveals her family are part of "The Lost ... See full summary »

Director: Dick Sebast
Stars: Darleen Carr, Jamie Cronin, Dom DeLuise
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Rhett Akins ...
Tom Sawyer (voice)
Mark Wills ...
...
Becky Thatcher (voice)
...
Becky Thatcher (voice)
Alecia Elliott ...
Amy Lawrence (voice)
...
Amy Lawrence (voice)
...
Aunt Polly (voice)
...
Sid (voice)
...
Mr. Dobbins (voice)
...
Injun Joe (voice)
...
Injurin' Joe (voice)
...
Mutt Potter (voice)
Waylon Jennings ...
Judge Thatcher (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Thom Adcox-Hernandez ...
Deputy Bean (voice) (as Thom Adcox)
...
Rebel
Edit

Storyline

An animated, musical version of Mark Twain's classic novel about the adventures of Tom Sawyer, along with his friends Huck Finn and Becky Thatcher. While spending most of his days avoiding school, work and his Aunt Polly, Tom manages to get himself into trouble on a regular basis. This trouble turns serious, though, when he and Huck witness Injurin' Joe commit a terrible crime and place the blame on his friend, Muff Potter. Though the two boys are terrified of what Joe might do to them, they know that the only way to save Muff is to tell the truth about what they have seen. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

G | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

4 April 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Tom Sawyer kalandjai  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(Starz)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Doctor Robinson is replaced by Deputy Bean in this production. See more »

Goofs

When Tom and Becky are first becoming acquainted, as Tom picks Becky a bouquet of flowers, she picks a single pink one, yet in the very next shot, where she accepts his flowers, the pink one she has just picked has vanished. See more »

Connections

References Xanadu (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

Never, Ever and Forever
Written by Mark Watters
Performed by Lee Ann Womack / Mark Willis
Courtesy of MCA Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The best film is based on the classic novel by Mark Twain
21 October 2007 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I was shocked and surprised by the negative reviews I had read on the web, since I love this film. This film is based on the classic novel by Mark Twain (the author of "The Prince & The Pauper"), and many versions of this story had been made for the big screen and TV; but I love this version best of all.

I love the "love-triangle" between Tom, Amy, and Becky, it is so funny; who would of thought those girls thought Tom's such a stud. I also love that anthropomorphic animals just like in the tradition of Walt Disney's "Robin Hood" and the "made-for-TV" animated film: Charles Dickens' "David Copperfield."


2 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?