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National Velvet was made into a very popular film by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1944, starring Elizabeth Taylor and Mickey Rooney, and directed by Clarence Brown. Robert J. Kern's editing and Anne Revere's portrayal of Mrs. Brown garnered Academy Awards.

A stage play, television series, and film sequel, International Velvet (1978), followed.

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