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Mark Twain

2000 Rated NR 1hr 50m

Explore the life, work and history of celebrated writer and humorist Mark Twain with this fascinating documentary that draws from a massive amount of material, including thousands of archival photographs. Nearly 20 well-known writers and scholars discuss Twain, shedding light on his extraordinary life and enduring legacy. This exhaustive profile from master documentarian Ken Burns took almost three years to complete.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Filmed in color and B&W; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentary; the making of Mark Twain with Ken Burns; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks, and others; Mark Twain quotes and photographs; behind-the-scenes featurette; "A Conversation with Ken Burns" featurette; This film spans two discs; both discs will be shipped to you simultaneously.