Frank Capra directs this 1938 film based on the hit play of the same name.
James Stewart plays the son of a wealthy ammunition supplier, who needs to buy out all the houses in a twelve block area. Jean Arthur is the daughter of an eccentric family, that are the only ones that won’t sell their house. The two develop a romance that leads to chaos in a restaurant, the destruction of a basement full of homemade fireworks and lands both of their families in jail.
This movie won the Academy Award for best picture and also features the legendary Lionel Barrymore.