Small-town honesty and naïvete triumph over big-city sophistication and corruption in Mr. Deeds Goes to Town, an endearing and charming screwball comedy that warmed Depression-era audiences, and earned Frank Capra an Academy Award for Best Director. Gary Cooper is simply superb as the innocent Mr. Deeds, a small-town idealist who inherits a fortune, only to discover it's all more trouble than it's worth! Also starring Jean Arthur, George Bancroft, Lionel Stander and Douglas Dumbrille.

Director:

Frank Capra

Cast:

Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, George Bancroft, Lionel Stander, Douglas Dumbrille, Raymond Walburn, Margarete Matzenauer, H.B. Warner, Warren Hymer, Muriel Evans. Ruth Donnelly, Spencer Charters, Emma Dunn, Wryley Birch, Arthur Hoyt

MPAA Rating:

NR

Run Time:

1hr 55mins

Release Year:

1936

Country Of Origin:

USA