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Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)

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115 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A simple, small town man inherits a massive fortune, making him the target for scammers and publicity-seekers. Overwhelmed by the turn his life has taken, and awoken to another use for his new-found fortune, he makes a momentous decision.
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Joseph Walker (photography)
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$ 800,000
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Apr 12, 1936 (United States)

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