Oscar Movies: Mr. Deeds Goes to Town


Oscar Nominations: 5

Picture, produced by Frank Capra
Director: Frank Capra
Screenplay: Robert Riskin
Actor: Gary Cooper
Sound Recording: John Livadary

Oscar Awards: 1


Oscar Context

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town competed for the Best Picture with nine other films: Anthony Adverse, Dodsworth, The Great Ziegfeld, Libeled Lady, Romeo and Juliet, San Francisco, The Story of Louis Pasteur, A Tale of Two Cities, and Three Smart Girls.

The Great Ziegfled won Best Picture, and Paul Muni the Best Actor for The Story of Louis Pasteur.