Mark Twain and Me

1991TV-PG93 min6.6/10

A shy 11 -year- old is thrilled to meet Mark Twain, the man she most admires in all the world.

During a transatlantic voyage, a shy 11 -year- old, Dorothy Quick (Amy Stewart), is thrilled to meet Mark Twain, the man she most admires in all the world. Soon a bond is formed that is destined to change both their lives. His wit and humor become an inspiration to Dorothy, who gains newfound confidence and independence. Twain in turn is blessed with a kinship he had never know with his own daughters during their childhood, which is still a source of regret for his spinster daughter Jean (Talia Shire, Oscar ® nominee for The Godfather and Rocky). Based on true events, this often humorous, always heartwarming film is a tribute to family and friendship that will stay in your heart forever!

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Genres:Biographical, Coming of Age, Drama

Director:Daniel Petrie

Cast:Jason Robards, Talia Shire, R.H. Thomson, Fiona Reid, Chris Wiggins, Amy Stewart

Production Country:Canada, United States

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Added to Disney+:April 9, 2021

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