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It's a Wonderful Life

It's a Wonderful Life

It's a Wonderful Life is a 1946 American Christmas fantasy comedy-drama film produced and directed by Frank Capra, based on the short story "The Greatest Gift", which Philip Van Doren Stern wrote in 1939 and published privately in 1945. The film is now considered one of the most popular films in American cinema and due to numerous television showings in the 1980s has become traditional viewing during the Christmas season. The film stars James Stewart as George Bailey, a man who has given up his dreams in order to help others and on Christmas Eve brings about the intervention of his guardian angel, Clarence Odbody. ... more on Wikipedia

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List of All Fantasy Movies Films in The National Film Registry Movies Produced by Frank Capra Movies Distributed by Republic Pictures List of Films Scored By Dimitri Tiomkin Movies Distributed by RKO Pictures List of All Movies Released in 1946