• Release Date: January 7, 1946
  • Run Time: 2 hr 9 min
  • Rating: PG - Thematic Elements, Some Violence and Smoking
  • Cast: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore
  • Director: Frank Capra

Synopsis: James Stewart is at his finest as the distraught George Baily, a man about to commit suicide on Christmas Eve until he runs into the helpful, elderly Angel Clarence (Henry Travers). Lionel Barrymore is at his Snidely Whiplash best as avaricious banker Mr. Potter, a man who would foreclose on the whole town if he had the chance. Featuring Donna Reed as the love of George’s life, in the role that launched her to stardom, and a young, charming Gloria Grahame.