U certificateYoung Tom Edison is a Film programme that first aired in 1940 and has been classified a U certificate.

Young Tom Edison is a 3 star programme


Young Tom Edison (1940)

Directed by
Norman Taurog

Mickey Rooney brings his trademark vitality to this biopic tracing two years in the early life of Thomas Edison, whose creations caused controversy for his family but revolutionised the twentieth century

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1940

3/5 Stars

Classification: U Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Black and White


Image for Mickey RooneyMickey Rooney...Thomas Alva 'Tom' Edison
Fay Bainter...Mrs. Samuel 'Nancy' Edison
George Bancroft...Samuel 'Sam' Edison
Virginia Weidler...Tannie Edison
Eugene Pallette...Mr. Nelson
Victor Kilian...Mr. Dingle
Bobby Jordan...Joe 'Joey' Dingle
J.M. Kerrigan...Mr. McCarney
Lloyd Corrigan...Dr. Pender
John Kellogg...Bill Edison
Clem Bevans...Mr. Waddell
Eily Malyon...Miss Lavina Howard School Teacher
Harry Shannon...Army Captain Brackett