The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Adaptations

Film

(Chronological)

  • Tom Sawyer (1917 silent) by Famous Players-Lasky; directed by William Desmond Taylor; starring Jack Pickford as Tom, Robert Gordon as Huck and Clara Horton as Becky
  • Huck and Tom (1918 silent) by Famous Players-Lasky; directed by William Desmond Taylor; starring Jack Pickford as Tom, Robert Gordon as Huck and Clara Horton as Becky
  • Huckleberry Finn (1920 silent) by Famous Players-Lasky; directed by William Desmond Taylor; starring Lewis Sargent as Huck, Gordon Griffith as Tom and Thelma Salter as Becky[46][47]
  • Tom Sawyer (1930) by Paramount Pictures; directed by John Cromwell; starring Jackie Coogan as Tom, Junior Durkin as Huck and Mitzi Green as Becky
  • Huckleberry Finn (1931) by Paramount Pictures; directed by Norman Taurog; starring Jackie Coogan as Tom, Junior Durkin as Huck, and Mitzi Green as Becky[48][49]
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (February 1938) by Selznick International Pictures; directed by Norman Taurog; starring Tommy Kelly as Tom, Jackie Moran as Huck and Ann Gillis as Becky
  • Tom Sawyer, Detective (December 1938) by Paramount Pictures; directed by Louis King; starring Billy Cook as Tom and Donald O'Connor as Huck [Becky Thatcher was absent from this feature]
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1939) by MGM; directed by Richard Thorpe; starring Mickey Rooney as Huck [Tom Sawyer and Becky Thatcher were absent from this feature]
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, a 1954 film starring Thomas Mitchell and John Carradine produced by CBS[50][51]
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn a 1960 film directed by Michael Curtiz, starring Eddie Hodges and Archie Moore
  • The New Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, a 1968 children's television series combining live-action and animation.
  • Hopelessly Lost, a 1972 Soviet film
  • Huckleberry Finn, a 1974 musical film
  • Huckleberry Finn, a 1975 ABC movie of the week with Ron Howard as Huck Finn
  • Huckleberry Finn, a 1976 Japanese anime with 26 episodes
  • Huckleberry Finn and His Friends, a 1979 television series starring Ian Tracey
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn(1981)(TV) Kurt Ida as Huckleberry Finn
  • Rascals and Robbers: The Secret Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn (1982) (TV) Anthony Michael Hall as Huck Finn
  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, a 1985 American television movie which was filmed in Maysville, Kentucky.
  • The Adventures of Con Sawyer and Hucklemary Finn, a 1985 ABC movie of the week with Drew Barrymore as Con Sawyer
  • The Adventures of Huck Finn, a 1993 film starring Elijah Wood and Courtney B. Vance
  • Huckleberry Finn Monogatari, a 1994 Japanese anime with 26 episodes
  • Tom and Huck, a 1995 film starring Jonathan Taylor Thomas as Tom & Brad Renfro as Huck
  • Tomato Sawyer and Huckleberry Larry's Big River Rescue, a VeggieTales parody of Huckleberry Finn created by Big Idea Productions with Larry the Cucumber as the titular character. (2008)[52][53]

Literature

(Alphabetical by author's last name)

  • Finn: A Novel (2007), by Jon Clinch - a novel about Huck's father, Pap Finn.
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1973), by Robert James Dixson - a simplified version.
  • The Further Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1983), by Greg Matthews - a novel which continues Huck's adventures after he "lights out for the Territory" at the end of Mark Twain's novel.
  • My Jim (2005), by Nancy Rawles - a novel narrated largely by Sadie, Jim's enslaved wife.

Music

(Chronological)

  • Mississippi Suite (1926), by Ferde Grofe: the second movement is a lighthearted whimsical piece entitled "Huckleberry Finn"
  • Huckleberry Finn Suite (2005), by Franco Cesarini: a four movement piece running about 13 minutes.
  • Huckleberry Finn EP (2009), comprising five songs from Kurt Weill's unfinished musical, by Duke Special

Stage

(Chronological)

  • Downriver, a 1975 Off Broadway musical, music and lyrics by John Braden
  • Big River, a 1985 Broadway musical with lyrics and music by Roger Miller

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