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The Resource Mr. Smith goes to Washington, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Sidney Buchman ; directed by Frank Capra, (videorecording)

Mr. Smith goes to Washington, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Sidney Buchman ; directed by Frank Capra, (videorecording)

Label
Mr. Smith goes to Washington
Title
Mr. Smith goes to Washington
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Sidney Buchman ; directed by Frank Capra
Title variation
  • Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington
  • Mister Smith goes to Washington
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • por
  • chi
  • kor
  • tha
  • eng
Summary
Washington's youngest senator exposes corruption in high places, almost at the cost of his career
Awards note
Academy Award: Best screenplay (original story)
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Story, Lewis R. Foster; director of photography, Joseph Walker; film editors, Gene Havlick, Al Clark; musical score, Dimitri Tiomkin
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English, Spanish or Portuguese with optional English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean or Thai subtitles; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Jean Arthur, James Stewart, Claude Rains, Edward Arnold, Guy Kibbee, Thomas Mitchell, Beulah Bondi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1997
  • 1889-1967
  • 1890-1956
  • 1900-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stewart, James
  • Rains, Claude
  • Arnold, Edward
  • Arthur, Jean
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • Feature films
  • Political corruption
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Mr. Smith goes to Washington, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Sidney Buchman ; directed by Frank Capra, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1939 motion picture
  • "This film was restored by the Library of Congress Motion Picture Conservation Center."
  • "Full screen version ... theatrical aspect ratio of approximately 1.33:1"--Container
  • Special features: scene selections, theatrical trailers, talent files, vintage advertising, featurette, and Frank Capra, Jr. commentary
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Start -- Having kittens -- The Hopper family -- Star-spangled banquet -- At the station -- Saunders -- Daniel Boone arrives -- Press conference -- Paine & Saunders -- The U.S. Senate -- Washington press corps -- Paine's recommendation -- National boys' camp -- New bills & resolutions -- "Let's get married." -- Whistle-blower -- Taylor meets Smith -- "I compromised." -- Yielding to Paine -- Committee hearing -- The Lincoln Memorial -- Smith is recognized -- Paine walks out -- Filibuster! -- Democracy in action -- "Tell Jeff to stop." -- 23 hours, 16 minutes -- Paine breaks
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 130 min.)
Isbn
9780767828017
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396279698
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
27969
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm43537169
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Mr. Smith goes to Washington, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Sidney Buchman ; directed by Frank Capra, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1939 motion picture
  • "This film was restored by the Library of Congress Motion Picture Conservation Center."
  • "Full screen version ... theatrical aspect ratio of approximately 1.33:1"--Container
  • Special features: scene selections, theatrical trailers, talent files, vintage advertising, featurette, and Frank Capra, Jr. commentary
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Start -- Having kittens -- The Hopper family -- Star-spangled banquet -- At the station -- Saunders -- Daniel Boone arrives -- Press conference -- Paine & Saunders -- The U.S. Senate -- Washington press corps -- Paine's recommendation -- National boys' camp -- New bills & resolutions -- "Let's get married." -- Whistle-blower -- Taylor meets Smith -- "I compromised." -- Yielding to Paine -- Committee hearing -- The Lincoln Memorial -- Smith is recognized -- Paine walks out -- Filibuster! -- Democracy in action -- "Tell Jeff to stop." -- 23 hours, 16 minutes -- Paine breaks
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 130 min.)
Isbn
9780767828017
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396279698
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
27969
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm43537169
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
laserdisc

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