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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

MPAA Rating NR

Status Released

Release Date 1939-10-19

Runtime 129 minutes

Budget $1.5m

Revenue $9.6m


TMDB 7.9


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nathan_markel_5835 shared a tip "A classic movie. One of Frank Capra's best films and one of my favorite Jimmy Stewart performances."

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