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The Resource It's a wonderful life, Republic Pictures ; Liberty Films presents ; an RKO Radio release ; screen play by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett and Frank Capra ; additional scenes by Jo Swerling ; produced and directed by Frank Capra

It's a wonderful life, Republic Pictures ; Liberty Films presents ; an RKO Radio release ; screen play by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett and Frank Capra ; additional scenes by Jo Swerling ; produced and directed by Frank Capra

Label
It's a wonderful life
Title
It's a wonderful life
Statement of responsibility
Republic Pictures ; Liberty Films presents ; an RKO Radio release ; screen play by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett and Frank Capra ; additional scenes by Jo Swerling ; produced and directed by Frank Capra
Title variation
  • Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life
  • It is a wonderful life
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
George Bailey, a desperate and suicidal man, is visited by a guardian angel who shows him how important he has been to those around him
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Joseph Walker, Joseph Biroc ; film editor, William Hornbeck ; musical score written and directed by Dmitri Tiomkinches
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.52
Intended audience
  • Not rated by the MPAA
  • 3-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
Soundtrack in English, French, or Spanish; subtitles in English, French, or Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.I87 2001
PerformerNote
James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell, Henry Travers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1997
  • 1921-1986
  • 1878-1954
  • 1892-1962
  • 1874-1965
  • 1897-1991
  • 1897-1964
  • 1900-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stewart, James
  • Reed, Donna
  • Barrymore, Lionel
  • Mitchell, Thomas
  • Travers, Henry
  • Goodrich, Frances
  • Hackett, Albert
  • Capra, Frank
  • Swerling, Jo
  • Stern, Philip Van Doren
  • Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Republic Pictures Corporation
  • Liberty Films
  • RKO Radio Pictures, inc
Runtime
132
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Friendship
  • Christmas
  • Angels
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
It's a wonderful life, Republic Pictures ; Liberty Films presents ; an RKO Radio release ; screen play by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett and Frank Capra ; additional scenes by Jo Swerling ; produced and directed by Frank Capra
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • At head of title: Frank Capra's
  • Based on a story by Philip Van Doren Stern
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1947
  • Two sided: feature on one side, additional material on the other
  • Includes original theatrical trailer, "The making of It's a wonderful life," tribute to Frank Capra, "A personal remembrance."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Original uncut version.
Extent
1 videodisc (circa 132 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
017153115185
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
11518
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 853945
  • (OCoLC)bwi05501612
  • AGP-3034
  • (KyLxBWI)853945
System details
DVD; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
It's a wonderful life, Republic Pictures ; Liberty Films presents ; an RKO Radio release ; screen play by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett and Frank Capra ; additional scenes by Jo Swerling ; produced and directed by Frank Capra
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • At head of title: Frank Capra's
  • Based on a story by Philip Van Doren Stern
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1947
  • Two sided: feature on one side, additional material on the other
  • Includes original theatrical trailer, "The making of It's a wonderful life," tribute to Frank Capra, "A personal remembrance."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Original uncut version.
Extent
1 videodisc (circa 132 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
017153115185
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
11518
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 853945
  • (OCoLC)bwi05501612
  • AGP-3034
  • (KyLxBWI)853945
System details
DVD; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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