George Washington Slept Here
George Washington Slept Here (1942)

The Moss Hart-George S. Kaufman Broadway hit George Washington Slept Here has herein been tailored to the unique talents of Jack Benny. In the original play, city dweller Bill Fuller, fired up with the spirit of "back to the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: November 28, 1942
DVD Release Date: November 18, 1992
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Nathan Rabin
The Dissolve

George Washington Slept Here never transcends or even makes much of an effort to conceal its stagebound origins, but ultimately, it doesn't need to.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Considering the fine cast and pedigree of the playwrights, this slapstick comedy is a let down.

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Devon Bott
The pre-cursor to "Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House" is a little more humorous, due primarily to the the performances of Jack Benny and the… More
Byron Brubaker
William Keighley directed this adaptation of the Kaufman and Hart stage play, and it was released in late 1942. I read that Jack Benny's role was changed… More
Keith Munley
The great Jack Benny complaining for an hour and half about having to live in country rather than the city. Lots of great laugh out loud moments, but the story… More