Huckleberry Finn or Uncle Tom Cabin
3 pages (750 words)
The film, like the novel, creates many typecasts about Blacks (Hulser, 2003). ncluding theloving , black mother; the stereotype black children; and the compliant, forgiving servant Uncle Tom, devoted to his white master or mistress .
The film (directed by Geza Von Radvani ) opens with a Kentucy farmer named Arthur Shelly (Charles Fawcett) worrying about the loss of his farm owing to debts and albeit he and his wife Emily Shelby (Vilma Degischer) think that they are very generous with their slaves, Shelby decides to get the money needed by selling two of them- the middle-aged Uncle Tom(John Kitzmller), with a wife and children, and Harry, the son of Emily Shelby's maid Eliza (Catana Cavet