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Academy Awards Best Director

Frank Capra

("You Can't Take It With You")

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Haute Date: Respectable's Fetes 30 Years With Indie Music Block Party

Haute Living
411: In Frank Capra's holiday classic, “It's a Wonderful Life,” a work-torn businessman, husband, and father named George Banks learns the myriad ways his life has affected others. Like Banks, similar comparisons could be said for Rodney Mayo, a South ...

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Donald Trump: Our cranky Mr. Potter

Orlando Sentinel
The cast of 'It's a Wonderful Life,' with Donna Reed and James Stewart at center. (AP Photo). Hal BoedekerContact ReporterOrlando Sentinel. We're all living in a couple of Frank Capra movies. The Trump presidency is like “It's a Wonderful Life “ — if Mr.

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Kiefer Sutherland: 'Anyone can be president. That has good and bad sides'

The Guardian
From George Washington's fabled inability to tell a lie, through to Mr Smith Goes to Washington, the much-loved 1939 Frank Capra film in which James Stewart challenges corruption on Capitol Hill, respect for democracy has been built on a shared belief ...

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New Players Theatre Guild presents backstage farce 'Moon Over Buffalo'

Worcester Telegram
Just as Charlotte is ready to leave George over his dalliance with troupe member Eileen (Leann Monat), she learns that famous Oscar-winning director Frank Capra is seeking a replacement male lead for a film on which he was working with Ronald Coleman, ...

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