TV Adventures Of Tom Sawyer, The (BBC 1960, Fred Smith, Mark Strotheide) Published 3 years ago on June 13, 2016 This very well remembered take on The Adventures of Tom Sawyer was set in the late 19th century and was based on the much loved novel by Mark Twain. The stories follows young scallywag Tom Sawyer who gets mixed up in adventure with his best friend Huck Finn in the American South, getting into trouble and helping saved the much maligned slave Injun Joe. A classic BBC treatment across seven episodes means that the story stays remarkably faithfull to the book. production details UK / BBC / 7×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 24 July – 4 September 1960 in black and white Writer: C.E. Webber / Novel: Mark Twain / Production Design: Archie Clark / Music: Peggy Seegar / Producer: Dorothea Brooking cast FRED SMTIH as Tom Sawyer MARK STROTHEIDE as Huckleberry Finn BETTY HARDY as Aunt Polly LINDSAY SCOTT-PATTON as Sid LORNA HENDERSON as Mary JANINA FAYE as Becky Thatcher CARLA CHALLONER as Susan WENDY TURNER as Amy Lawrence JOHN BENNETT as Injun Joe MALCOLM RANSON as Billy Fisher DEERING WELLS as Judge Thatcher FREDDY ELDRETT as Joe Hutchens STAN LITTLE as Johnny Baker MICHAEL PHILLIPS as Jim Holles ERIC DODSON as Mr Walters IVOR SALTER as Minister MIKE TAYLOR as Jeff Thatcher JOHN EVANS as Bob Tanner DIANA BEAUMONT as Mrs Thatcher STRATFORD JOHNS as Defence Counsel MICHAEL SEGAL as Prosecuting Counsel TERENCE GREENIDGE as Clerk of the Court BARRY CANTON as Joe Harper PHILIP RAY as Mr Jones JOHN LEVITT as Mr Jones’ First Son BILL CORLETT as Mr Jones’ Second Son BARBARA CAVAN as Widow Douglas WILLIAM FORBES as Ned DOUGLAS DENTON as Ben Rogers THE EPISODES 1. CLEVER TOM (24 July 1960) 2. A CURE FOR WARTS (31 July 1960) 3. THE SAVING OF MUFF POTTER (7 August 1960) 4. GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN (14 August 1960) 5. NOBLE TOM (21 August 1960) 6. BURIED TREASURE (28 August 1960) 7. LOST AND FOUND (4 September 1960) BBCC.E. WebberDorothea BrookingMark TwainPeriod Drama SerialStratford JohnsTV Advertisement advertisement and this just in Episodes23 mins ago Big Texas Fix: Dream House (S1EP7 DIY Sat 25 May 2019) Dream House: Michael and Ashley stumble upon a pre-1900s Victorian home after doing some curbside dumpster diving, so they hit... Episodes23 mins ago Beachfront Bargain Hunt: Renovation – A Forever Home in Isle of Palms (S4EP8 HGTV Sat 25 May 2019) A Forever Home in Isle of Palms: A couple has made the decision to purchase a property in Cape San... Episodes23 mins ago Murder Decoded: Prowling Wolf (S1EP8 ID Sat 25 May 2019) Reports of shots fired at an apartment complex lead police to discover the bodies of a single mother and two... Episodes23 mins ago The Son: Hot Oil (S2EP5 AMC Sat 25 May 2019) Hot Oil: In 1852, Young Eli is forced hide a deadly secret; in 1916, Maria’s return brings devastating consequences for... Episodes23 mins ago Ransom: Story for Another Day (Season 3 Finale CBS Sat 25 May 2019) Story for Another Day: When Cynthia (Karen LeBlanc) and her younger brother, Tyler (Emmanuel Kabongo), are abducted by a criminal... search EPISODES Episodes23 mins ago Murdoch Mysteries: Annabella Cinderella (S12EP11 Ovation Sat 25 May 2019) Annabella Cinderella: Crabtree and John are transporting a convicted axe murderer to prison when she escapes to exact revenge on... Episodes23 mins ago Murdoch Mysteries: Six of the Best (S12EP12 Ovation Sat 25 May 2019) Six of the Best: Murdoch’s distressing childhood memories are evoked while investigating the death of an orphan under the care... Episodes23 mins ago From Friend to Fiancé (Hallmark Sat 25 May 2019, Jocelyn Hudon, Ryan Paevey) Jess Parks (Hudon) has a good job, great friends and a cool apartment in the city. She has it all,... advertisement MOVIES Movies2 months ago Shazam! | 2019 | Zachary Levi, Asher Angel A boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic word.... Movies2 months ago Dumbo | 2019 | Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton A young elephant, whose oversized ears enable him to fly, helps save a struggling circus, but when the circus plans... Movies2 months ago The Man Who Killed Don Quixote | 2018 | Adam Driver, Jonathan Pryce Toby, a cynical advertising director finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoe-maker who believes himself... mytvtonight mytvtonight devoted to all things film and tv.