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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- Keith David
- Ken Burns
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther 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.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it