Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Columbia Classics
Country of Origin:  United States
Production year: 1939
Director: Frank Capra
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 5-035822-038134
Running time: 2:05 (125 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: PAL, (, Black & White), 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: January 26, 2001
Collection type: Owned (#1464)
Status: Available
Purchase date: December 15, 2006
Purchase price: Hidden
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Overview
James Stewart, Jean Arthur and Claude Rains star in this award-winning 1939 classic about an idealistic, small-town senator who heads to Washington and suddenly finds himself single-handedly battling ruthless politicians, out to destroy him.
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Genres
Drama
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Columbia Pictures
Media Companies:
 • Columbia TriStar Home Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital Mono
French  Dolby Digital Mono
German  Dolby Digital Mono
Italian  Dolby Digital Mono
Swedish  Dolby Digital Mono
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
Arabic
Bulgarian
Czech
Danish
Dutch
English
Finnish
French
German
Greek
Hebrew
Hindi
Hungarian
Icelandic
Italian
Norwegian
Polish
Portuguese
Spanish
Swedish
Turkish
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Production Notes/Bios
Crew
Direction
Frank Capra....Director
Writing
Lewis R. Foster....Writer
Sidney Buchman....Screenwriter
Cinematography
Joseph Walker....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Gene Havlick....Film Editor
Al Clark....Film Editor
Music
Dimitri Tiomkin....Composer
Art
Lionel Banks....Art Director
Kalloch....Costume Designer
Cast
Jean Arthur....Clarissa Saunders
James Stewart....Jefferson Smith
Claude Rains....Senator Joseph Harrison Paine
Edward Arnold....Jim Taylor
Guy Kibbee....Governor Hubert 'Happy' Hopper
Thomas Mitchell....Diz Moore
Eugene Pallette....Chick McGann
Beulah Bondi....Ma Smith
H.B. Warner....Senate Majority Leader
Harry Carey....President of Senate
Astrid Allwyn....Susan Paine
Ruth Donnelly....Emma Hopper
Grant Mitchell....Senator MacPherson
Porter Hall....Senator Monroe
Pierre Watkin....Senate Minority Leader
Charles Lane....Nosey
William Demarest....Bill Griffith
Dick Elliott....Carl Cook
Billy Watson....Hopper Boy
Delmar Watson....Hopper Boy
Johnny Russell....Hopper Boy
Harry Watson....Hopper Boy
Gary Watson....Hopper Boy
Larry Simms....Hopper Boy
Erville Alderson....Handwriting expert (uncredited)
Stanley Andrews....Senator Hodges (uncredited)
William Arnold....Reporter (uncredited)
Sam Ash....Senator Lancaster (uncredited)
Frank Austin....Inventor (uncredited)
Harry A. Bailey....Senator Hammett (uncredited)
Wade Boteler....Family man (uncredited)
Ed Brewer....Senate reporter (uncredited)
Al Bridge....Senator Dwight (uncredited)
Harlan Briggs....Bit Part (uncredited)
Tommy Bupp....Boy yelling for smith (uncredited)
Frederick Burton....Senator Dearhorn (uncredited)
Ken Carpenter....Announcer (uncredited)
Jack Carson....Sweeney Farrell (uncredited)
Maurice Cass....Handwriting expert (uncredited)
Allan Cavan....Ragner (uncredited)
Eddy Chandler....Reporter (uncredited)
George Chandler....Reporter (uncredited)
Dora Clement....Mrs. McGann (uncredited)
Edmund Cobb....Senator Gower (uncredited)
Dorothy Comingore....Bit Part (uncredited)
Hal Cooke....Reporter (uncredited)
George Cooper....Waiter (uncredited)
Jack Cooper....Photographer (uncredited)
Nick Copeland....Senate reporter (uncredited)
Anne Cornwall....Senate reporter (uncredited)
Gino Corrado....Barber (uncredited)
Maurice Costello....Diggs (uncredited)
Alec Craig....Speaker (uncredited)
Beatrice Curtis....Paine's secretary (uncredited)
Dulcie Day....Senate reporter (uncredited)
Vernon Dent....Senate reporter (uncredited)
Clyde Dilson....Reporter (uncredited)
Neal Dodd....Senate chaplain (uncredited)
Ann Doran....Paine's Secretary (uncredited)
Helen Jerome Eddy....Paine's secretary (uncredited)
Jack Egan....Reporter (uncredited)
Douglas Evans....Francis Scott Key (uncredited)
Eddie Fetherston....Senate reporter (uncredited)
Mabel Forrest....Senate reporter (uncredited)
Byron Foulger....Hopper's Secretary (uncredited)
Michael Gale....Senate reporter (uncredited)
Jack Gardner....Reporter (uncredited)
Frances Gifford....Girl (uncredited)
June Gittelson....Woman (uncredited)
Mary Gordon....Woman (uncredited)
Lorna Gray....Woman (uncredited)
Harry Hayden....Speaker (uncredited)
Louis Jean Heydt....Soapbox speaker (uncredited)
Olaf Hytten....Butler (uncredited)
John Ince....Senator Fernwick (uncredited)
Lloyd Ingraham....Committeeman (uncredited)
Frank Jaquet....Senator Byron (uncredited)
Dickie Jones....Page Boy Richard Jones (uncredited)
H.V. Kaltenborn....Himself, Broadcaster (uncredited)
Eddie Kane....Reporter (uncredited)
Robert Emmett Keane....Editor (uncredited)
Donald Kerr....Reporter (uncredited)
Milton Kibbee....Senate reporter (uncredited)
Joe King....Summers (uncredited)
Evalyn Knapp....Reporter (uncredited)
Wright Kramer....Senator Carlton (uncredited)
Vera Lewis....Mrs. Edwards (uncredited)
Arthur Loft....Chief clerk (uncredited)
Hank Mann....Photographer (uncredited)
Margaret Mann....Nun (uncredited)
Philo McCullough....Senator Albert (uncredited)
Matt McHugh....Reporter (uncredited)
George McKay....Reporter (uncredited)
Lafe McKee....Civil War veteran (uncredited)
James McNamara....Reporter (uncredited)
Robert Middlemass....Speaker (uncredited)
James Millican....Senate reporter (uncredited)
Charles R. Moore....Porter (uncredited)
Gene Morgan....Reporter (uncredited)
William Newell....Reporter (uncredited)
Alex Novinsky....Foreign diplomat (uncredited)
Frank O'Connor....Senator Alfred (uncredited)
Frank Puglia....Handwriting expert (uncredited)
Ed Randolph....Senate reporter (uncredited)
Jack Richardson....Senator Manchester (uncredited)
Russell Simpson....Kenneth Allen (uncredited)
Walter Soderling....Senator Pickett (uncredited)
Harry Stafford....Senator Atwater (uncredited)
Wyndham Standing....Senator Ashman (uncredited)
Paul Stanton....Flood (uncredited)
Count Stefendelli....Foreign diplomat (uncredited)
Craig Stevens....Senate reporter (uncredited)
Carl Stockdale....Senator Burdette (uncredited)
Dub Taylor....Reporter (uncredited)
Ferris Taylor....Senator Carlisle (uncredited)
Arthur Thalasso....Doorman (uncredited)
Fred 'Snowflake' Toones....Porter (uncredited)
Victor Travers....Senator Grainger (uncredited)
Laura Treadwell....Mrs. Taylor (uncredited)
John Tyrrell.... (uncredited)
Robert Walker....Senator Holland (uncredited)
Myonne Walsh....Jane Hopper (uncredited)
Lloyd Whitlock....Schultz (uncredited)
Dave Willock....Senate guard (uncredited)
Florence Wix....Committeewoman (uncredited)