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State of the Union(1948)

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Brief Synopsis

A presidential candidate fights to keep his integrity and his wife during a grueling campaign.

Cast & Crew

Frank Capra Director
Spencer Tracy Grant Matthews
Katharine Hepburn Mary Matthews
Van Johnson "Spike" MacManus
Angela Lansbury Kay Thorndyke
Adolphe Menjou Jim Conover
Lewis Stone Sam Thorndyke
Howard Smith Sam I. Parrish
Charles Dingle Bill Nolard Hardy
Maidel Turner Lulubelle Alexander
Raymond Walburn Judge Alexander
Art Baker Leith, radio announcer
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Washington, D.C. opening: 7 Apr 1948
Release Date:  1948 Production Date:  channel 44 (San Francisco) print, full credits, may be missing a few minutes 2/90-klr//EB Comm video confirmed 1st print complete 2/90-klr
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Liberty Films, Inc.
Duration(mins):  122 or 124 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • state of the union

    kevin sellers 2017-08-31

    Frank Capra's virtual remake of "Mr. Smith," only this time dealing with the executive rather than the legislative branch of the federal... MORE>

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    Jim 2017-08-19

    Two of my most favorite movies came out shortly after WW2: It's A Wonderful Life and State of the Union. Frank Capri who had no equal in these kind of... MORE>

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