U certificateMr. Smith Goes to Washington is a Film programme that first aired in 1939 and has been classified a U certificate.

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington is a 5 star programme

Image for the Film programme "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington"


Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

Directed by
Frank Capra

Jefferson Smith is appointed to the Senate because his bosses think they can control him and maintain their corrupt schemes. But Smith doesn't fall for their flattery and overcomes a scandal to expose the graft on Capitol Hill. Vintage comedy drama.

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1939

5/5 Stars

Classification: U Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Black and White


Jean Arthur...Clarissa Saunders
Image for James StewartJames Stewart...Jefferson Smith
Claude Rains...Sen. Joseph Harrison Paine
Edward Arnold...Jim Taylor
Guy Kibbee...Gov. Hubert 'Happy' Hopper
Thomas Mitchell...Diz Moore
Eugene Pallette...Chick McGann
Beulah Bondi...Ma Smith
H.B. Warner...Sen. Agnew
Harry Carey...The Vice President
Astrid Allwyn...Susan Paine
Ruth Donnelly...Emma Hopper
Grant Mitchell...Sen. MacPherson
Porter Hall...Sen. Monroe
Pierre Watkin...Sen. Barnes