The Frank Capra Countdown Marathon - The American Dream Personified!
Frank Capra was an Italian-American film director, producer, and screenwriter who became the creative force behind some of the major award-winning films of the 1930s and 1940s. Born in Italy and raised in Los Angeles from the age of five, his rags-to-riches story has led film historians such as Ian Freer to consider him the "American Dream personified"
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10. It's a Wonderful Life - Frank Capra - Jack Benny Show
Frank Capra jois Jack and the gang
9. Lady For A Day - Frank Capra - Lux Radio Theater
The story focuses on Apple Annie, an aging and wretched fruit seller in New York City, whose daughter Louise has been raised in a Spanish convent since she was an infant.
8. Lost Horizon - Ronald Colman - Donald Crisp - Frank Capra - Lux Radio Theater
It is 1935. Before returning to the United Kingdom to become the new Foreign Secretary, writer, soldier, and diplomat Robert Conway has one last task in China, rescuing 90 westerners in the city of Baskul.
7. You Can't Take It With You - Frank Capra - Edward Arnold - Robert Cummings - Lux Radio Theater
A successful banker has just returned from Washington, D.C., where he was effectively granted a government-sanctioned munitions monopoly, which will make him very rich.
6. It Happened One Night - Gable - Colbert - Lux Radio Theater - Frank Capra
It Happened One Night is a 1934 pre-Code American romantic comedy film with elements of screwball comedy directed and co-produced by Frank Capra, in collaboration with Harry Cohn, in which a pampered socialite tries to get out from under her father's thumb and falls in love with a roguish reporter.
5. Mr. Deeds Goes To Town - Gary Cooper - Jean Arthur - Frank Capra - Lux Radio Theater
An eccentric from a small town inherits millions and visits New York, much to his sorrow. A warm comedy directed on film by Frank Capra. Mr. Deeds Goes to Town was voted the best comedy of 1936 by the New York critics.
4. Broadway Bill - Frank Capra - Robert Taylor - Francis Dee - Lux Radio Theater
Dan Brooks runs a paper-box factory for his father-in-law, J. L. Higgins, who owns most of the major business interests in Higginsville.
3. Can We Forget - Bette Davis - Frank Capra - Screen Guild Theater
At an exclusive hotel in Park Avenue where the most photographed, the most discussed, the most envied debutante of the season Hilda Rutherford is having her coming out party
2. It Happened One Night - Frank Capra - Campbell Playhouse - Orson Welles
1. Lost Horizon - Frank Capra - Ronald Coleman - Orson Welles - Campbell Playhouse
Adaptation of James Hilton's 1933 novel "Lost Horizon" The famous story about the secret of the Valley Of The Blue Moon.
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