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1.

A National Treasure

10/10
Author: FlickJunkie-2 on 6 June 2000
2.

It works in a way no other movie could, THERE IS PROOF

10/10
Author: stuartpiles on 1 May 2006
3.

Required viewing for anyone elected or appointed for public office.

10/10
Author: Lenny Mucci (marquis192@hotmail.com) on 2 June 1999
4.

Want to Get Your View Across? Why Not Filibuster?

Author: tfrizzell on 30 April 2004
5.

an honest film

10/10
Author: Jenny Crosby (Jennydavis131) on 18 May 2004
6.

Capra & Stewart Make It Work Very Well

Author: Snow Leopard on 27 September 2004
7.

This movie is awesome! No complaints here!

10/10
Author: Sarah Bright (Blondeatheart56) on 29 April 2004
8.

A true classic that lives up to it's reputation

9/10
Author: perfectbond on 16 May 2003
9.

Capra-corn but very watchable with some great performances...

Author: Neil Doyle on 1 August 2003
10.

drifts in and out of comedy and sincerity with the greatest of ease

10/10
Author: MisterWhiplash on 20 May 2006
11.

Idealism vs. "the machine"

9/10
Author: ACitizenCalledKane on 18 January 2005
12.

A bit absurd, but still enjoyable and relevant today

7/10
Author: Gambitt on 5 November 2008
13.

Mr. Smith-Where are You? Do We Need You Today? ****

10/10
Author: edwagreen on 7 March 2006
14.

Keep an eye on Jean Arthur!

Author: dm-8 on 5 January 1999
15.

"Either I'm dead right, or I'm crazy!"

9/10
Author: ackstasis on 2 March 2007
16.

Mr. Smith learns about politics the hard way

10/10
Author: blanche-2 on 26 January 2006
17.

Wow. (may be spoilers)

Author: Box_o_Chocolates on 31 October 2004
18.

Critics and box office success. Why do I have a problem?

5/10
Author: denscul on 2 December 2006
19.

Without question James Stewart's finest performance.

Author: Scaramouche2004 on 8 July 2004
20.

pride and disgust in a cinematic masterpiece

10/10
Author: TheNorthernMonkee on 18 March 2004
21.

Is It Possible To Not Like Jimmy Stewart?

8/10
Author: kidwltm on 13 July 2003
22.

American culture at its purest

10/10
Author: Rosabel on 9 July 1999
23.

Fitting Then - Fitting Now More Than Ever...

10/10
Author: Donald J. Lamb on 16 June 1999
24.

Arguably the most important political movie ever made!

10/10
Author: johnfitz190969 on 9 April 2007
25.

The Greatest "American" Film

8/10
Author: jdoan-4 on 4 February 2006
26.

Modern politics have taken it's dream from it but it is still a good film

Author: bob the moo on 1 April 2003
27.

All-Too Timely Drama/Comedy.

9/10
Author: AaronCapenBanner on 10 October 2013
28.

I generally don't like fantastical drama, but this is an exception!

10/10
Author: Anupam Kumar on 21 May 2012
29.

Naive And Cynical At The Same Time

8/10
Author: sddavis63 (revsdd@gmail.com) on 28 July 2010
30.

An important, inspiring, and brilliant film.

10/10
Author: deathscythe_42 on 9 July 2009
31.

The great American film, a testament to the power of people

9/10
Author: Movie_Muse_Reviews on 31 May 2009
32.

The dirty world of politics

10/10
Author: Petri Pelkonen (petri_pelkonen@hotmail.com) on 7 May 2009
33.

Mr Smith, Meet Mr Graft!!

10/10
Author: dataconflossmoor on 14 November 2007
34.

Either I'm dead right, or I'm crazy!

10/10
Author: lastliberal on 14 August 2007
35.

How politicians don't work for democracy.

Author: sandra small (sandi_small@muchomail.com) on 14 January 2007
36.

Jr. Senator overcomes his naiveté to set Wasington on its ear.

10/10
Author: kenr17 on 3 December 2006
37.

'The best' film by 'The best' Director

10/10
Author: Vishal Agrawal on 17 July 2006
38.

Pure Capra Magic

10/10
Author: HimmelskeVaffel on 8 March 2006
39.

Do the right thing

10/10
Author: BobMrSmith on 13 November 2005
40.

Cinematic Patriotism

Author: Eric (ezdub27) on 7 May 2004
41.

A film full of passion and truth...

Author: Sarah Wood (Imboredagain719) on 7 May 2004
42.

An inspiring tale of perseverance and righteous vindication.

9/10
Author: Ryan (ryancrazylegsmcgee) on 7 May 2004
43.

Capra is Captivating!

9/10
Author: Eric G Lunneborg on 6 May 2004
44.

Clearly a product of its time

Author: psionicpoet on 30 April 2004
45.

Jimmy Stewart's Finest Performance in Capra Gem!

Author: Ben Burgraff (cariart) on 16 August 2003
46.

Cynics be damned, this is a true American masterpiece!

10/10
Author: AnyankaCEJ (AnyankaCEJ@yahoo.com) on 20 July 2002
47.

politicians, watch it!

10/10
Author: janus-12 on 30 July 1999
48.

A Crash Course in Civics?

7/10
Author: gavin6942 on 17 December 2010
49.

One of the greatest films on government ever made

10/10
Author: LamontSmith on 4 September 2006
50.

Classic Capra Masterwork Resonates Still as Both Tribute to and Exposé of the U.S. Political System

Author: Ed Uyeshima on 28 August 2006

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