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Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington(1939)

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Brief Synopsis

An idealistic Senate replacement takes on political corruption.

Cast & Crew

Frank Capra Director
Jean Arthur [Clarissa] Saunders
James Stewart Jefferson Smith
Claude Rains Senator Joseph Paine
Edward Arnold Jim Taylor
Guy Kibbee Governor [Hubert] Hopper
Thomas Mitchell Diz Moore
Eugene Pallette Chick McGann
Beulah Bondi Ma Smith
H. B. Warner Senate majority leader
Harry Carey President of the Senate
Astrid Allwyn Susan Paine
Ruth Donnelly Mrs. [Emma] Hopper
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Washington, D.C. premiere: 17 Oct 1939
Release Date:  1939 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording) Production Co:  Columbia Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  125-126 or 130 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  11,868    
Duration(reels):  13    

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  • response to frank lopez

    kevin sellers 2019-08-20

    Hey, Frank, thanks for reading my stuff. It may surprise you to know that I agree with you. Teddy is as eminently worthy of Joseph Payne-dom as is Moscow... MORE>

  • I'm Free To Think And Speak...

    frank r. lopez 2019-07-31

    ...my ancestors couldn't...I can...1939 (what a year for celluloid) box office hit, comedy/drama Americana by the great director Frank Capra.... MORE>

  • Beyond My Perview

    frank r. lopez 2019-07-31

    just a note: to fellow reviewer kevin 'card carrying' sellers, who again playacts as THE moral authority with reviewer richard saying... MORE>