Directed by Frank Capra. With Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, George Bancroft, Lionel Stander. Longfellow Deeds, a simple-hearted Vermont tuba player, inherits a fortune and has to contend with opportunist city slickers.
Directed by Steven Brill. With Adam Sandler, Winona Ryder, John Turturro, Allen Covert. A sweet-natured, small-town guy inherits a controlling stake in a media conglomerate and begins to do business his way.