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Tom Sawyer, Detective (film)

Tom Sawyer, Detective
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Louis King
Screenplay by Robert Yost
Lewis R. Foster
Stuart Anthony
Based on Tom Sawyer, Detective 
by Mark Twain
Starring Billy Cook
Donald O'Connor
Porter Hall
Phil Warren
Janet Waldo
Elisabeth Risdon
William Haade
Music by Gerard Carbonara
John Leipold
Cinematography Ted Tetzlaff
Edited by Ellsworth Hoagland
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release dates
  • December 23, 1938 (1938-12-23)
Running time
68 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Tom Sawyer, Detective is a 1938 American mystery film directed by Louis King and written by Robert Yost, Lewis R. Foster and Stuart Anthony. The film stars Billy Cook, Donald O'Connor, Porter Hall, Phil Warren, Janet Waldo, Elisabeth Risdon and William Haade. The film was released on December 23, 1938, by Paramount Pictures.[1][2]


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  • Cast 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4




  1. ^ "Tom Sawyer, Detective (1938) - Overview". Retrieved 2015-03-11. 
  2. ^ "Tom Sawyer, Detective". 1938-12-23. Retrieved 2015-03-11. 

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