It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

It’s a Wonderful Life (1946) is a Drama, Family, Fantasy film directed by Frank Capra – George Bailey has spent his entire life giving of himself to the people of Bedford Falls. He has always longed to travel but never had the opportunity in order to prevent rich skinflint Mr. Potter from taking over the entire town. All that prevents him from doing so is George’s modest building and loan company, which was founded by his generous father. But on Christmas Eve, George’s Uncle Billy loses the business’s $8,000 while intending to deposit it in the bank. Potter finds the misplaced money and hides it from Billy. When the bank examiner discovers the shortage later that night, George realizes that he will be held responsible and sent to jail and the company will collapse, finally allowing Potter to take over the town. Thinking of his wife, their young children, and others he loves will be better off with him dead, he contemplates suicide. But the prayers of his loved ones result in a gentle angel named Clarence coming to earth to help George, with the promise of earning his . IMDB


Directed By – Frank Capra

Genre – Drama, Family, Fantasy

Cast – James Stewart , Donna Reed , Lionel Barrymore , Thomas Mitchell , H.B. Warner , Virginia Patton , Henry Travers , Beulah Bondi , Ward Bond , Frank Faylen , Gloria Grahame , Todd Karns , Mary Treen , Samuel S. Hinds , Frank Albertson

In Theaters – 7 January 1947

Duration – 130 Minutes

MPAA Rating : PG

Taglines : It’s a wonderful laugh! It’s a wonderful love!

Story Writers: Philip Van Doren Stern

Country: USA

Language: English

Production Company : Liberty Films (II)