State of the Union

State of the Union

"How's the State of the Union? It's GREAT!"
  • Approved
  • 1948
  • 2 hr 2 min
  • 7.2  (3,485)

Academy Award-winning screen icons Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn shine in a classic film about marriage, politics and the pursuit of the American dream. When idealistic businessman Grant Matthews (Tracy) is chosen to run for the Presidency, he is caught between the ruthless ambition of a string-pulling newspaper owner and the integrity of his devoted wife (Hepburn). But just as Matthews embraces his ultimate goal, he realizes that he may have lost touch with the American people. Masterfully directed by three-time Academy Award winner Frank Capra, STATE OF THE UNION is a timeless crowd pleaser with a stellar supporting cast including Angela Lansbury, Van Johnson and Adolphe Menjou.

State of the Union
State Of The Union (Trailer 1)
State Of The Union (Trailer 1)

Clip - 49 sec

State Of The Union
State Of The Union

Trailer - 2 min 53 sec

Description
Academy Award-winning screen icons Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn shine in a classic film about marriage, politics and the pursuit of the American dream. When idealistic businessman Grant Matthews (Tracy) is chosen to run for the Presidency, he is caught between the ruthless ambition of a string-pulling newspaper owner and the integrity of his devoted wife (Hepburn). But just as Matthews embraces his ultimate goal, he realizes that he may have lost touch with the American people. Masterfully directed by three-time Academy Award winner Frank Capra, STATE OF THE UNION is a timeless crowd pleaser with a stellar supporting cast including Angela Lansbury, Van Johnson and Adolphe Menjou.

State of the Union is a 1948 comedy with a runtime of 2 hours and 2 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.2.

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  • Release Date
    1948
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    2 hr 2 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (3,485)