Mr. Smith (1983– )

TV Series  |   |  Comedy, Sci-Fi
7.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 27 users  
Reviews: write review

An orangutan accidentally raised to genius human-level intelligence secretly works in Washington, DC as a political adviser.

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 21 titles
created 14 Jun 2011
 
a list of 1941 titles
created 05 Apr 2013
 
list image
a list of 179 titles
created 20 Aug 2013
 
a list of 1945 titles
created 11 Feb 2014
 
list image
a list of 980 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Mr. Smith" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Mr. Smith (1983– )

Mr. Smith (1983– ) on IMDb 7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Mr. Smith.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1983  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A drama series, based on the classic musical film of the same name.

Stars: Pam Newman, Richard Dean Anderson, Roger Wilson
Russkies (1987)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A group of American boys and a shipwrecked Russian sailor become friends in the midst of the Cold War.

Director: Rick Rosenthal
Stars: Whip Hubley, Joaquin Phoenix, Peter Billingsley
Boone (1983–1984)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

In 1953, Boone Sawyer dreams of becoming a country music star, but his father has other ideas for his future.

Stars: Thomas Byrd, Greg Webb, Elizabeth Huddle
Anything for Love (TV Movie 1985)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Failed sitcom pilot about two beauticians in Ohio.

Director: Jim Drake
Stars: Lauren Tewes, Vicki Lawrence, Christa Denton
Whiz Kids (1983–1984)
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The adventures of a group of young kids who are amateur computer experts and detectives.

Stars: Matthew Labyorteaux, Todd Porter, Jeffrey Jacquet
Just Our Luck (TV Series 1983)
Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A modern city guy gains a genie. No, it's not a sexy, bellybuttonless woman; this time, it's a hip, wisecracking black guy named Shabu.

Stars: T.K. Carter, Richard Gilliland, Ellen Maxted
Oh Madeline (1983–1984)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Stars: Madeline Kahn, James Sloyan, Louis Giambalvo
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Updated remakes of classic stories originally produced by the Master of Suspense.

Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Bernard Behrens, Cynthia Belliveau
For Love and Honor (TV Series 1983)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Stars: Cliff Potts, Yaphet Kotto, Shelley Smith
Kids Don't Tell (TV Movie 1985)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

When a documentary-maker begins to make a film about child sexual abuse, the subject begins to eat into him and affect his relationship with those around him, particularly his wife.

Director: Sam O'Steen
Stars: Michael Ontkean, JoBeth Williams, Leo Rossi
Secret Witness (TV Movie 1988)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Series pilot about two youngsters who play amateur detectives in their neighborhood.

Director: Eric Laneuville
Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Kellie Martin, Betty A. Bridges
Jennifer Slept Here (1983–1984)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The Elliots are a rich family that have just moved into the home of the late screen legend, Jennifer Farrell. But Jennifer is still around... as a ghost that only their son Joey can see.

Stars: Ann Jillian, John P. Navin Jr., Brandon Maggart
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Raymond Holyoke (13 episodes, 1983)
Tim Dunigan ...
 Tommy Atwood (13 episodes, 1983)
Terri Garber ...
 Dr. Judy Tyson (13 episodes, 1983)
Laura Jacoby ...
 Ellie Atwood (13 episodes, 1983)
...
 Dr. Klein (13 episodes, 1983)
Ed. Weinberger ...
 Cha Cha / ... (13 episodes, 1983)
Edit

Storyline

Mr. Smith was a talking orangutan with an IQ of 256 that worked as a political advisor in Washington, D.C. Only a small number of people knew Mr. Smith's secret, so while Mr. Smith was trying to solve any number of political problems, his friends were trying to keep his profile low. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Sci-Fi

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 September 1983 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Wallace Shawn was originally set to voice Mr. Smith, but changed his mind when he realized, were he to die, that his last project would be that of a talking orangutan. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Island of the Dead (2000) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Nostalgia krs-9
I Thought He Was the President nardpuncher
NBC Screwed Me Over On This Show tjmauermann-1
DVD dubinl
Discuss Mr. Smith (1983) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?