Director: Frank Capra
Starring: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore
Running time: 2h 42 mins (the full running time, inclusive of trailers)
A bitter-sweet comedy that sees George Bailey (James Stewart) facing financial ruin and arrest, on the brink of contemplating suicide. An angel is sent, Clarence Oddbody (Henry Travers) in hope of helping George reconsider his actions and attaining his wings after 200 years.
In order to help George, Clarence shows him what life would be had he never existed. He soon discovers just how many lives he has touched and helped through his existence, and how he truly has had a wonderful life!