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“I made mistakes… I thought drama was when actors cried. But drama is when the audience cries.” – Art of Quotation

“I made mistakes in drama. I thought drama was when actors cried. But drama is when the audience cries.” — Frank Capra, director, filmmaker, cinema, film, American Source: “I made … Continue reading

07/20/2017 · 3 Comments

It’s a Wonderful Life! | A R T L▼R K

A taster of Christmassy things to come! On the 20th of December 1946, Frank Capra’s film It’s A Wonderful Life had a preview showing for charity at New York City’s Globe … Continue reading

12/20/2016 · 1 Comment

Constance Cummings Saves an American Bank – Silver Screenings

Here’s a depressing activity: Do an online search of the term “bank run”. In doing so, you’ll likely come across this cheerful tidbit on Investopedia: A bank run occurs when… … Continue reading

08/23/2016 · 2 Comments

Happy 120th Birthday Frank Capra | Waldina

Today is the 120th birthday of the man who directed unarguably some of the classic of classic films from the golden age of Hollywood:  Frank Capra.  With a Capra film, … Continue reading

05/18/2016 · 2 Comments

It’s A Wonderful Life: The Radio Play, Seabright, CliMar and Bridge House Productions, Grand Opera House York, November 9 *****

FOR some, it’s officially Christmas when they first see the John Lewis or Coca Cola advert. For me, it’s when I watch It’s a Wonderful… Source: It’s A Wonderful Life: … Continue reading

11/14/2015 · Leave a comment

“There is one word that aptly describes Hollywood – ‘nervous.’ ” Frank Capra

BEGUILING HOLLYWOOD What gives Hollywood the willies? Click here. View original post

07/02/2015 · 2 Comments