The Adventures of Mark Twain
The Adventures of Mark Twain (1944)

Dismissed by critics as corny and obvious in 1944, this overlong but sincere biopic looks pretty good when seen today, cliches notwithstanding. Fredric March, 47 at the time, convincingly plays American author Sam Clemens, aka Mark Twain,… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 22, 1944
DVD Release Date: November 10, 1993
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Emanuel Levy

Bearing strong physical resemblance to the character, Fredric March gives a solid performance in this overly long, episodic and simplified biopicture of the famed novelist.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Solid but conventional biopic.

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Steve Crum
Dispatch-Tribune Newspapers

Loving, beautifully photographed tribute to Twain with stellar March performance.

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jay nixon
It's too long but does capture Twain's mystique. March is great in the lead.