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Summer Film Series: ‘Mr. Smith Goes to Washington’

mr smith goes to washington

If you’re enjoying a summer in good ol’ Middletown, CT, consider the first of four screenings of Jimmy Stewart movies sponsored by the Center for Film Studies:

The Center for Film Studies – Summer Film Series Presents
Tuesdays in July 2015
Start time: 7:30pm
Free Admission

The film will be introduced by Marc Longenecker, Programming and Technical Director, Center for Film Studies

Date: Tuesday, July 7
Time: 7:30-10 PM
Place: Goldsmith Family Cinema, Center for Film Studies

Film Series: You Can’t Take It With You

1938. USA. Dir: Frank Capra. With Jean Arthur, James Stewart. 126 min.


If you think your family is strange, wait until you meet the free-spirited Vanderhofs. Industry scion Stewart aims to marry into this brood of lovable kooks, but struggles to get his stuffed-shirt parents to see the light. Can heart, humor, and communal freedom triumph over class conflict? Well, it is a Capra film…

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / Free