Mr. Deeds Goes to Town is a 1936 American screwball comedy film directed by Frank Capra, starring Gary Cooper and Jean Arthur in her first featured role. Based on the 1935 short story Opera Hat by Clarence Budington Kelland, which appeared in serial form in The American Magazine, the screenplay was written by Robert Riskin in his fifth collaboration with Frank Capra. Wikipedia
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, Films set in New York City, Films whose director won the Best Director Academy Award, 1930s comedy films, Films directed by Frank Capra, Films based on short fiction, Columbia Pictures films, 1936 films and Films set in Vermont.
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(to Walter, as he interrupts Mr. Deeds' tuba playing) Longfellow Deeds: The evil finger's on you!