The Resource It's a wonderful life, RKO ; Liberty Films ; produced and directed by Frank Capra ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, & Frank Capra, (videorecording)

It's a wonderful life, RKO ; Liberty Films ; produced and directed by Frank Capra ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, & Frank Capra, (videorecording)

Label
It's a wonderful life
Title
It's a wonderful life
Statement of responsibility
RKO ; Liberty Films ; produced and directed by Frank Capra ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, & Frank Capra
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A man is prevented from committing suicide by an elderly angel, who takes him back through his life to see what good he has done, and how the world would be if he had not been born
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Joseph Walker ... [et al.] ; sound, Richard Van Hessen ... [et al.] ; costumes, Edward Stevenson ; editor, William Hornbeck ; art director, Jack Okey ; music, Dimitri Tiomkin ; original story, Philip Van Doren Stern
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: G
Language note
Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English
PerformerNote
James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell, Beulah Bondi, Gloria Grahame
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1991
  • 1908-1997
  • 1921-1986
  • 1892-1962
  • 1878-1954
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Capra, Frank
  • Stewart, James
  • Reed, Donna
  • Mitchell, Thomas
  • Grahame, Gloria
  • Barrymore, Lionel
  • Republic Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fate and fatalism
  • Friendship
  • Christmas
  • Angels
  • Christmas films
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
It's a wonderful life, RKO ; Liberty Films ; produced and directed by Frank Capra ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, & Frank Capra, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
  • Contains the original theatrical trailer, the documentary 'The making of It's a Wonderful Life' and a special tribute to Frank Capra
  • Nominated for 5 Academy Awards
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-Disc Collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 130 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361313863
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
13138
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00086482
  • 663852
System details
DVD ; Dolby Digital sound ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
It's a wonderful life, RKO ; Liberty Films ; produced and directed by Frank Capra ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, & Frank Capra, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
  • Contains the original theatrical trailer, the documentary 'The making of It's a Wonderful Life' and a special tribute to Frank Capra
  • Nominated for 5 Academy Awards
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-Disc Collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 130 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361313863
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
13138
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00086482
  • 663852
System details
DVD ; Dolby Digital sound ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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