The Adventures of Mark Twain
The Adventures of Mark Twain (1985)

Will Vinton, the stop-motion animation whiz who brought us The California Raisins, is the principal creative force behind The Adventures of Mark Twain. A clay-model Twain, voiced by James Whitmore, sets out in a hot-air balloon to find… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: March 1, 1985
DVD Release Date: January 31, 2006
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Brian Costello
Common Sense Media

Dry humor and scary scenes abound in Twain overview.

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Scott Weinberg

There's more than enough weird and wise material to keep you entertained -- especially if you're an animation buff or a Samuel Clemens aficionado.

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Michael Edwards
An underrated gem in the Stop-Motion world. Its a shame that almost nobody knows about this film nowadays, just because of how poorly it did with the critics at… More
Lafe Fredbjornson
Great claymation effects, but I just didn't understand much of the story, which has Mark Twain taking some boys on a stellar journey through his legendary… More
Donna Dawson
The clay animation is really amazing in this neat fantasy of Mark Twain and his characters of Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer. Pretty awesome.