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The Resource It's a wonderful life, Liberty Films ; an RKO Radio Release, (DVD)

It's a wonderful life, Liberty Films ; an RKO Radio Release, (DVD)

Label
It's a wonderful life
Title
It's a wonderful life
Statement of responsibility
Liberty Films ; an RKO Radio Release
Title variation
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A man is saved from a suicide attempt by an angel and is then shown how important he is to the people who love him. A Christmas classic
Awards note
Golden Globes, USA, 1947: Golden Globe - Best Motion Picture Director (Frank Capra)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer-director, Frank Capra ; screenplay, Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Frank Capra, Jo Swerling ; story, Philip Van Doren Stern ; music, Dimitri Tiomkin ; photography, Joseph Walker, Joseph Biroc ; editor, William Hornbeck
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
English and French soundtracks ; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C5113
LC item number
F7365 2006
PerformerNote
Cast: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell, Henry Travers, Beulah Bondi, Frank Faylen, Ward Bond, Gloria Grahame, H.B. Warner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1991
  • 1897-1964
  • 1900-1984
  • 1908-1997
  • 1921-1986
  • 1878-1954
  • 1892-1962
  • 1874-1965
  • 1892-1981
  • 1905-1985
  • 1903-1960
  • 1876-1958
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Capra, Frank
  • Goodrich, Frances
  • Hackett, Albert
  • Swerling, Jo
  • Stern, Philip Van Doren
  • Stewart, James
  • Reed, Donna
  • Barrymore, Lionel
  • Mitchell, Thomas
  • Travers, Henry
  • Bondi, Beulah
  • Faylen, Frank
  • Bond, Ward
  • Grahame, Gloria
  • Warner, H. B.
  • Liberty Films
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Angels
  • Love
  • Christmas films
  • Feature films
  • Fantasy films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • DVD videodisc
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
It's a wonderful life, Liberty Films ; an RKO Radio Release, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
  • Special features: Interviews with Frank Capra and James Stewart; Behind the scenes information on the making of the film; Some history of the film's conception and reception
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: The making of It's a wonderful life (A documentary featurette hosted by Tom Bosley) (ca. 23 min.) ; A personal remembrance (c1991 Bexy Communications, Inc. ; ca. 14 min. ; hosted by Frank Capra, Jr. ; featuring Frank Capra and James Stewart) ; original theatrical trailer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
60th anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (130 min.)
Isbn
9781415719107
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097369600149
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
960014
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • sky228899290
  • (OCoLC)71381191
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
It's a wonderful life, Liberty Films ; an RKO Radio Release, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
  • Special features: Interviews with Frank Capra and James Stewart; Behind the scenes information on the making of the film; Some history of the film's conception and reception
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: The making of It's a wonderful life (A documentary featurette hosted by Tom Bosley) (ca. 23 min.) ; A personal remembrance (c1991 Bexy Communications, Inc. ; ca. 14 min. ; hosted by Frank Capra, Jr. ; featuring Frank Capra and James Stewart) ; original theatrical trailer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
60th anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (130 min.)
Isbn
9781415719107
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097369600149
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
960014
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • sky228899290
  • (OCoLC)71381191
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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