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Tom Thumb (1958)

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98 min | Family, Fantasy, Musical

A boy, no bigger than a thumb, manages to outwit two thieves determined to make a fortune from him.
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Director
Writers
Ladislas Fodor (screenplay) | Jacob Grimm (based on a story from the pen of) (as the Brothers Grimm) | Wilhelm Grimm (based on a story from the pen of) (as the Brothers Grimm)
Producer
Composers
Douglas Gamley (musical score by) | Ken Jones (musical score by)
Cinematographer
Georges PĂ©rinal (as Georges Perinal)
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Status
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Updated Dec 4, 1958

Release date
Dec 22, 1958 (United States)

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16 cast members
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Russ Tamblyn
Tom Thumb Tom Thumb   See fewer
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Alan Young
The Lover: Woody The Lover: Woody   See fewer
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June Thorburn
The Lover: Forest Queen The Lover: Forest Queen   See fewer
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Terry-Thomas
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Peter Sellers
The Villain: Antony The Villain: Antony   See fewer
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Bernard Miles
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Jessie Matthews
The Parent: Anne The Parent: Anne   See fewer
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Ian Wallace
The Cobbler The Cobbler   See fewer
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Peter Butterworth
Kapellmeister Kapellmeister   See fewer
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Peter Bull
Town Crier Town Crier   See fewer
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Stan Freberg
Yawning Man (voice) Yawning Man (voice)   See fewer
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Dal McKennon
Con-Fu-Shon (voice) Con-Fu-Shon (voice)   See fewer
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Ayshea Brough
Girl (uncredited) Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barbara Ferris
Thumbelina (uncredited) Thumbelina (uncredited)   See fewer
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Suzanna Leigh
Extra in 'Dancing Shoes' Sequence (uncredited) Extra in 'Dancing Shoes' Sequence (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alan Meacham
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Ratings Breakdown

6.5 / 10 | 2,133 votes