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Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

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Domestic Box Office $9,000,000Details
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Critics FreshAudience Upright
94% - Fresh
94% - Upright

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$1,500,000
Domestic Releases: 1939 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: December 2nd, 2014 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Comparisons: vs. It's a Wonderful Life
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Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Production Countries: United States


Claude Rains    Sen. Joseph Harrison Paine
James Stewart    Jefferson Smith
Jean Arthur    Clarissa Saunders
Harry Carey    The Vice President
Frank Puglia    Handwriting expert

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DVD and Blu-ray Releases for December 2nd, 2014

December 2nd, 2014

It is a good week / bad week on the home market. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is the biggest and possibly the best release of the week and the 3D Combo Pack is a Pick of the Week contender. However, there are several other contenders, including two where I'm still waiting for the screener: Legend of Korra: Book Three - Change on DVD or Blu-ray and Star Trek: The Next Generation: Season Seven on Blu-ray. However, in the end I went with Mr. Smith Goes to Washington on Blu-ray. More...

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