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Directed by Roy Rowland

1953

USA

89 minutes

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FAMILY FLICKS

The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T

Dr. T (Hans Conried) is a mad music teacher who runs a school where 500 boys are forced to play the piano 24 hours a day—all part of a diabolical effort to rule the world. If the boys try to run away, they are blocked by an electric fence and sent to a dungeon. Theodor Geisel (aka Dr. Seuss) wrote the story, composed the songs, and designed the set of this spectacularly imaginative family film.