Frank Capra Celebrity Watchlist

Birth Name: Francesco Rosario Capra

Birth Place: Bisacquino, Sicily, Italy

Died: September 3, 1991

Profession: Director, Producer, Writer

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James Stewart, Donna Reed, Carol Coombs, Jimmy Hawkins, Larry Simms and Karolyn Grimes, <em>It's a Wonderful Life</em>

6 Weird Facts You Didn't Know About It's a Wonderful Life

Since its debut in 1946, Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life has become synonymous with the Christmas holiday. The story of George Bailey (James Stewart) and his guardian angel Clarence (Henry Travers) has been parodied countless times in popular med… Read more

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The Kids of ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ Are Still Friends 70 Years Later
04:16 — It’s been 70 years since the release of Frank Capra’s classic Christmas film “It’s a Wonderful Life,” in which a man named George Bailey sees what his (more…)
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America's present prosperity is a byword all over the globe, but it was formed along a path littered with hardship and the blood of freedom-fighters, (more…)
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America's present prosperity is a byword all over the globe, but it was formed along a path littered with hardship and the blood of freedom-fighters, (more…)
Historic Time Travel
America's present prosperity is a byword all over the globe, but it was formed along a path littered with hardship and the blood of freedom-fighters, (more…)

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Thu Jan 19 8:00pm
Here Comes the Groom TCM

Frank Capra's light touch is evident in this yarn about a newsman (Bing Crosby) who discovers his fiancee (Jane Wyman) is about to marry another man (Franchot Tone). Alexis Smith. Theresa: Anna Maria Alberghetti. George: Robert Keith. Pa: James Barton.

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Thu Jan 26 5:00am
The Negro Soldier TCM

Frank Capra's morale-boosting WWII documentary pays tribute to the contribution of black soldiers in American history.

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It's A Wonderful Life
Ratings: Football, Wonderful Life Most Popular over Christmas Weekend

On Christmas Eve and Christmas, people who squeezed in some television amidst all the opening of pre…

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The Guide to Weekend TV: Syfy's Neverland, Michael J. Fox on The Good Wife and More!

First, a few words about fairy tales, one of the more unexpectedly hot trends of this TV season ...

Peter Falk
Columbo Star Peter Falk Dies at 83

Columbo star Peter Falk, who won four Emmys for playing the absent-minded detective, has died. He wa…

Kathy Griffin
Roush Review: Ms. Griffin Goes to Washington

One of the most unlikely—on paper, anyway—regulars at the Emmy party the last few years has been the…

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  • Birth Name: Francesco Rosario Capra
  • Birth Place: Bisacquino, Sicily, Italy
  • Died: September 3, 1991
  • Profession: Director, Producer, Writer

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