• State of the Union (1948)

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State of the Union Poster

Release Date: April 16th, 2007

DVD Release Date: August 22nd, 2006

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 4 min

Plot Summary
Aircraft tycoon Grant Matthews (Spencer Tracy) is goaded into running for president by his politically ambitious longtime girlfriend, newspaper publisher Kay Thorndyke (Angela Lansbury). At the suggestion of unscrupulous campaign manager Spike McManus (Van Johnson), Matthews reunites with his long-estranged wife, Mary (Katharine Hepburn), for the sake of appearances. But when the idealistic Mary learns of Kay's behind-the-scenes role, it throws the entire campaign into turmoil.

Cast: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Angela Lansbury, Van Johnson, Adolphe Menjou, Lewis Stone, Howard Smith, Charles Dingle

Director: Frank Capra

Genres: Comedy drama