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Young Tom Edison

Young Tom Edison(1940)

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As a precocious child, Tom Edison defies authority to develop his first inventions.

Cast & Crew

Norman Taurog Director
Mickey Rooney Tom Edison
Fay Bainter Mrs. Samuel [Nancy] Edison
George Bancroft Samuel Edison
Virginia Weidler Tannie Edison
Eugene Pallette Mr. Nelson
Victor Kilian Mr. Dingle
Bobbie Jordan Joe Dingle
J. M. Kerrigan Mr. McCarney
Lloyd Corrigan Dr. Pender
John Kellogg Bill Edison
Clem Bevans Mr. Waddell
Eily Malyon School teacher [Miss Lavina Howard]
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Port Huron, MI premiere: 10 Feb 1940
Release Date:  1940 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  82 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  9    

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  • Young Tom Edison

    Jennifer 2010-05-17

    A very entertaining and heartwarming film for the entire family. And, a must see for a family and/or child coping with ADHD. Thomas Edison is said to have... MORE>

  • Great film for the whole family

    Jack The Hat 2010-04-17

    Weather this is an exaggerated version of Edison's early life or weather this is based on the truth, this is one of the best family films ever made. ... MORE>

  • Young Tom Edison (1940)

    Jay Higgins 2009-10-18

    Very entertaining biography of Thomas Edison in his early years. Loosely (very) based on fact, but enjoyable anyway. Mickey Rooney is his usual very... MORE>