A scarecrow is brought to life by a witch and made to pose as a nobleman.

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Carleton Carpenter ...
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Major Whitby
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Adam Endicott
Pitt Herbert ...
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A scarecrow is brought to life by a witch and made to pose as a nobleman.

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4 December 1955 (USA)  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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The dance sequence is adapted, not from the original "Feathertop", but from "The Scarecrow", 'Percy Mackaye''s 1908 dramatization of the story. There is no dance sequence in Nathaniel Hawthorne's story. See more »

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Judge Gookin: My lord!
Feathertop: [pointing to the mirror, which reflects not a man, but a scarecrow with a pumpkinhead] Your lord? Your lord?
[Smashes the glass with a candlestick]
Feathertop: There's your lord!
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Version of Puritan Passions (1923) See more »

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Sweet witchcraft tale

That's another family tale, this time speaking of a witch who brings an ordinary scarecrow to life in order to impersonate a noble man. Naive, I admit, but enjoyable little story that permits you to spend twenty four minutes without any boredom. And you have in this episode an early Nathalie Wood's performance. That's not my favourite GENERAL ELECTRIC THEATRE show episode ever, maybe because the directing and acting are a bit too theatrical but because if this, ironically, it's even more worth watching. I also would say that was made mainly for kids, not grown up persons without their children besides them. Yes, it's a piece of curiosity you deal with in this lost episode which, I repeat, deserves to be seen only in entertainment purposes. Ideal for Christmas holidays.


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