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Title Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington [videorecording] / [presented by] Columbia Pictures ; story by Lewis R. Foster ; screenplay by Sidney Buchman ; directed by Frank Capra.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2008]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Mr.    ---  DUE 05-01-20
Description 1 videodisc (130 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
Special features: Commentary by Frank Capra, Jr.; Frank Capra, Jr. remembers Mr. Smith goes to Washington; vintage advertising gallery; original theatrical trailer.
Title from container.
Cast Jean Arthur, James Stewart, Claude Rains, Edward Arnold, Guy Kibbee, Thomas Mitchell, Beulah Bondi.
Summary Jefferson Smith is a small town idealist who answers the call to duty when he's unexpectedly named to fill a vacant seat in the U.S. Senate. Determined to do some good, he sponsors a bill to create a national boy's camp, unaware it threatens to undermine a graft scheme sponsored by his home state's crooked political machine. Framed and threatened with expulsion, Jefferson takes to the Senate floor to prove his innocence.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital.
Terms Of Use This disc is copy protected.
Language English dialogue, English, Japanese, Korean or Portuguese subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Bills, Legislative -- United States -- Drama.
Legislators -- United States -- Drama.
Malicious accusation -- United States -- Drama.
Political corruption -- United States -- Drama.
Feature films.
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Arnold, Edward, 1890-1956.
Arthur, Jean, 1905-1991.
Bondi, Beulah, 1892-1981.
Buchman, Sidney, 1902-1975.
Capra, Frank, 1897-1991.
Foster, Lewis R., -1974.
Kibbee, Guy, 1882-1956.
Mitchell, Thomas, 1892-1962.
Rains, Claude, 1889-1967.
Stewart, James, 1908-1997.
Columbia Pictures Corporation.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Mr. Smith goes to Washington
Mister Smith goes to Washington
ISBN 1435937953
Standard No. 043396279780
Music No. 27978 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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