Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

Genres - Comedy, Drama  |   Release Date - Oct 19, 1939  |   Run Time - 129 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - TV-G
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Mr. Smith Goes to Washington is a 1939 American political comedy-drama film, starring James Stewart and Jean Arthur, about a newly appointed United States Senator who fights against a corrupt political system. It was directed by Frank Capra and written by Sidney Buchman, based on Lewis R. Foster's unpublished story. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington was controversial when it was released, but also successful at the box office, and made Stewart a major movie star. The film features a bevy of well-known supporting actors and actresses, among them Claude Rains, Edward Arnold, Guy Kibbee, Thomas Mitchell, Beulah Bondi, H.B. Warner and Harry Carey.

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington was nominated for 11 Academy Awards, winning for Best Original Story. Considered one of the greatest films of all time, in 1989, the Library of Congress added the movie to the United States National Film Registry, for being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".

Movie Info

Budget

$1,900,000

Box Office

$144,738

Tags

Camp, Conservative, Dam, Filibuster, Governor, Political Corruption, Political Film, Political Machine, Senate, Senator, Sightseeing, Smith, Washington, Washington D.c.

Attributes

Filming Location: Washington, D.C.
Narrative Location: Washington, D.C.
Subject: idealism

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Alternate Titles

A Mulher Faz o Homem
BR
Agha-ye smit be washangton miravad
IR
Alseyed smith yazhab ela washanton
EG
Ameriki, i hora tis eleftherias
GR
Becsületből elégtelen
HU
Caballero sin espada
AR, MX, PE, ES
Domnul Smith merge la Washington
RO
Frank Capra's Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
US
Gospod Smith gre v Washington
SI
Gospodin Smith ide u Washington
HR
Mister Smith v senatu
SI
Monsieur Smith au sénat
CA, FR
Mr. Smith au sénat
FR
Mr. Smith geht nach Washington
DE
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
AU, CA, GB, US
Mr. Smith i Washington
SE
Mr. Smith kommer til Washington
DK, NO
Mr. Smith lähtee Washingtoniin
FI
Mr. Smith va a Washington
IT
Mr. Smith Washington'a Gidiyor
TR
Mr. Smith Washingtonba megy
HU
Pan Smith jedzie do Waszyngtonu
PL
Peço a Palavra
PT
Ponas Smitas vyksta į Vašingtoną
LT
Shimisi xiansheng dao huashengdun
CN
Sumisu miyako e yuku
JP
Αμερική, η χώρα της ελευθερίας
GR
Г-н Смит отива във Вашингтон
BG
Господин Смит иде у Вашингтон
RS
Містер Сміт їде до Вашингтона
UA
Мистер Смит едет в Вашингтон
RU, US
Сенатор
SU
スミス都へ行く
JP
史密斯先生到华盛顿
CN
華府風雲
TW
스미스씨 워싱턴에 가다
KR