James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell
Frank Capra (Screenplay), Frank Capra (Director), Frances Goodrich (Screenplay), Albert Hackett (Screenplay)
Release: Dec. 20th, 1946
Runtime: 2 hours, 10 minutes
A holiday favourite for generations... George Bailey has spent his entire life giving to the people of Bedford Falls. All that prevents rich skinflint Mr. Potter from taking over the entire town is George's modest building and loan company. But on Christmas Eve the business's $8,000 is lost and George's troubles begin.
I'm currently reading The Forever War by Joe Haldeman. I'm about 2/3s of the way through it and it paints a very depressing vision of the future. It got me thinking about the depiction of the future...
Now then, I was always a fan of sports. And apart from that, I was always a fan of cinema. So taking into consideration that I will never become a pro sportsman, and that I will never get involved in ...
So everyone enjoyed the baseball thread. But here's the secret - basketball films are also good, too !
"I Love You Guys"
...so said Gene Hackman in the greatest sports film ever all th...
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Stalker may be the greatest film I have seen as an art form, but in the more traditional terms of characters, story, arcs, themes, and especially the overall message of the movie this Frank Capra classic takes the cake.