The Great Mcginty

  • 1940
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Political

A hilarious spoof of American politics, this film marked the directorial debut of the mercurial and brilliant Preston Sturges, one of the best writer-directors of the 1940s. While this film never reaches the giddy heights of some of his subsequent films, THE GREAT MCGINTY was a favorable harbinger of the therapeutic madness to come. The film opens in a...read more

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01:37 — A drifter hired by a corrupt politician gradually works his way into the governor's mansion. Sturges's brilliant directorial debut!

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A hilarious spoof of American politics, this film marked the directorial debut of the mercurial and brilliant Preston Sturges, one of the best writer-directors of the 1940s. While this film never reaches the giddy heights of some of his subsequent films, T… (more)

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