Pudd'nhead Wilson

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  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication Universal City, CA : MCA Home Video, Inc., 1984.
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videocassette (87 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in
  • OCLC ocm11516490
  • Credits
    • Ken Howard, Lise Hilboldt
    • Executive producer, William Perry ; director, Alan Bridges ; producer, Jane Iredale

Summary

  • Mark Twain uses his insight and wit to explore the issues of slavery, mother/son relationships, justice, and the many shapes of human folly. A mulatto slave switches her disconcertingly white baby with her master's son to protect it in a time of strong racial prejudice.

Notes

  • Videocassette release of the 1983 motion picture by The Great Amwell Company, Inc. Nebraskans for Public Television, Inc.
  • Based on the novel by Mark Twain.
  • "VHS 80120."
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