Young Tom Edison (1940)
APPROVED · 1h 26min · Biography, Drama · 15 March 1940
Inventor Thomas Edison's boyhood is chronicled and shows him as a lad whose early inventions and scientific experiments usually end up causing disastrous results. As a result, the towns folk all think Tom is crazy, and creating a strained relationship between Tom and his father. Toms only solace is his understanding mother who believes he's headed to do great things.
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Director(s): Norman TaurogCast: Mickey Rooney, George Bancroft, Fay Bainter