Pudd'nhead Wilson


A movie in 1916 and a made-for-TV movie in 1984 were based on the book.

In The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr., an episode ("Brisco for the Defense") is loosely based on the novel. The novel is also featured in the episode as the inspiration for the final twist, though anachronistically – the episode takes place in 1893, a year before the book was published in the novel form in which it is seen in the episode.

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