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‘It’s a Wonderful Life’: How America’s Greatest Christmas Movie Was Made

“It’s a Wonderful Life” is arguably the greatest holiday film in American cinematic history. Frank Capra, the legendary film director, stated in his autobiography that it was his greatest film. In fact, he thought it was the greatest film ever made. The premise of the film is that a man so down on himself that…

2 Stars of ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ Look Back at a Classic

NEW YORK—It was just another job for child actor Karolyn Grimes. She was 6 and had already done four movies by the summer of 1946 when filming began on “It’s a Wonderful Life.” The only thing she recalls about the biggest movie of her career was being delighted to play in snow on the set….