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It's a wonderful life (1947)
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Call no.:
DVD 012 697
Title:
It's a wonderful life
Alternate titles:
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life
Originally produced:
1947
Format:
DVD
Summary:
George Bailey is prevented from committing suicide by a guardian angel, who takes him back through his life to show him the good things he had done that changed the lives of his family and friends.
Credits:
Republic Pictures ; Liberty Films presents ; an RKO Radio release ; produced and directed by Frank Capra ; screen play by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett and Frank Capra ; additional scenes by Jo Swerling.
Edition:
Original uncut version, digitally mastered.
Publication:
[United States] : Republic Pictures ; Santa Monica, Calif. : distributed by Artisan Home Entertainment, Inc., 2001.
Languages:
English, French and Spanish soundtracks; French and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Details:
1 DVD (ca. 132 min.) : sound, black & white and color
Studio(s):
Republic Pictures Corporation
RKO Radio Pictures, inc
Liberty Films
Screenwriter(s):
Capra, Frank
Goodrich, Frances
Hackett, Albert
Cast:
James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Beulah Bondi, Gloria Grahame, Thomas Mitchell, Henry Travers.
Production:
Directors of photography, Joseph Walker, Joseph Biroc; film editor, William Hornbeck; musical score written and directed by Dimitri Tiomkin.
Notes:
Based on the short story, The greatest gift, by Philip Van Doren Stern.
Special features (on side B of videodisc): Exclusive documentary, The Making of It's a wonderful life (28 min.); A personal remembrance, made by Frank Capra, Jr. ; original theatrical trailer.
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1947.
Subjects:
Stern, Philip Van Doren, 1900-1984 Film adaptations.
Banks and banking United States Drama.
Bankers United States Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Film adaptations
Year: 1940s
Spoken language: English
Spoken language: French
Spoken language: Spanish
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: French
Subtitles: Spanish
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: It's a wonderful life
Actor: Barrymore, Lionel
Actor: Bondi, Beulah
Actor: Grahame, Gloria
Actor: Mitchell, Thomas
Musical score composer: Tiomkin, Dimitri
Production studio: Liberty Films
Production studio: RKO Radio Pictures, inc
Production studio: Republic Pictures Corporation
Screenplay: Adaptations
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: No