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State of the Union (1948)

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124 min | Comedy, Drama

An industrialist is urged to run for President, but this requires uncomfortable compromises on both political and marital levels.
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Howard Lindsay (play) | Russel Crouse (play) | Anthony Veiller (screenplay) | Myles Connolly (screenplay)
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George J. Folsey (as George J. Falsey)
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$2,600,000
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Apr 30, 1948 (United States)

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Howard Smith
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7.3 / 10 | 3,097 votes