Best movie for red state audiences "State of the Union." Actors Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn take a walk on the right side in Frank Capra's compelling 1948 adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Broadway smash by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse. Tracy plays an aviation mogul running as the Republican candidate for president who finds himself battling his integrity during the campaign as well as having an affair with the ruthless newspaper publisher (Angela Lansbury) grooming him for the presidency. Hepburn plays Tracy's wife. And set your DVR for Capra's 1941 "Meet John Doe."
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