It's a wonderful life / screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett and Frank Capra ; produced and directed by Frank Capra.Material type: FilmPublisher number: 59180922000 | Paramount Home EntertainmentLanguage: English, French Original language: English Subtitle language: English Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Paramount, Edition: Platinum anniversary editionDescription: 2 videodiscs (130 min.) : sound, color, black and white ; 4 3/4 inContent type:
- two-dimensional moving image
- It is a wonderful life
- Angels -- Drama
- Bank failures -- United States -- 20th century -- Drama
- Christmas films
- City and town life -- United States -- Drama
- Credit union facilities -- Employees -- Drama
- Families -- Drama
- Fantasy films
- Feature films
- Fiction films
- Friendship -- Drama
- Small cities -- United States -- Drama
- Success -- Drama
- Suicidal behavior -- Drama
- Video recordings for the hearing impaired
- PN1997 .I87 2016
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Originally released as a motion picture in 1946.
Special features on disc one: The making of It's a wonderful life: a documentary featurette hosted by Tom Bosley; A personal remembrance: A special tribute to Frank Capra narrated by his son, Frank Capra, Jr.; Original theatrical trailer.
Title from container.
Disc one: Original B&W version -- Disc two: Colorized version.
James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Henry Travers, Thomas Mitchell, Beulah Bondi, Gloria Grahame.
George Bailey has so many problems he is thinking about ending it all and it's Christmas! As the angels discuss George, his life is shown in flashback. As George is about to jump from a bridge, he ends up rescuing his guardian angel, Clarence. Clarence then shows George what his town would have looked like if it hadn't been for all of his good deeds over the years. Will Clarence be able to convince George to return to his family and forget suicide?
Rating: PG; Thematic elements; smoking and some violence.
DVD, NTSC; region 1.
English or French dialogue; English subtitles; closed-captioned.