Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington 1939

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Naive and idealistic Jefferson Smith, leader of the Boy Rangers, is appointed to the United States Senate by the puppet governor of his state. He soon discovers, upon going to Washington, many shortcomings of the political process as his earnest goal of a national boys' camp leads to a conflict with the state political boss.

Released 1939-10-19
Runtime 129 minutes
Genre Comedy, Drama
Stars Jean Arthur, James Stewart, Claude Rains, Edward Arnold, Guy Kibbee
Director Frank Capra, Frank Capra, Joseph Sistrom, Dimitri Tiomkin, Cary Odell