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Mr. Smith Goes To Washington

Political manipulation and backroom bargaining are at the heart of Mr. Smith Goes to Washington when the idealistic and na├»ve leader of a prominent boys' organization (Jimmy Stewart) is sent to the Capitol to replace a recently deceased senator. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B+
Violence: B
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 129
Theater Release: 12 Oct 1939
Video Release: 08 Dec 2008
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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Mr. Smith Goes To Washington is rated Not Rated:

Director: Frank Capra
Cast: James Stewart, Jean Arthur
Studio: 1985 Columbia Pictures/ Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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