Mr. Deeds Goes to TownMr. Deeds Goes to Town is a 1936 comedy film. It tells the story of a simple small-town man (Gary Cooper) who inherits a fortune and encounters people who want to use his money for their own aims. He is able to fight all of them off until a scheming newspaperwoman (Jean Arthur) comes on the scene.
The film was written by Clarence Budington Kelland and Robert Riskin, and directed by Frank Capra.