Frank Capra

Pocketful of Miracles

Pocketful of Miracles

Pocketful of Miracles
IMDb: 7.2
136 min

Damon Runyon’s fairytale, sweet and funny, is told by director Frank Capra. Boozy, brassy Apple Annie, a beggar with a basket of apples, is as much as part of downtown…

State of the Union

State of the Union

State of the Union
IMDb: 7.3
124 min

An industrialist is urged to run for President, but this requires uncomfortable compromises on both political and marital levels.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
It’s a Wonderful Life

It’s a Wonderful Life

It’s a Wonderful Life
IMDb: 8.6
130 min

A holiday favourite for generations… George Bailey has spent his entire life giving to the people of Bedford Falls. All that prevents rich skinflint Mr. Potter from taking over the…

Arsenic And Old Lace

Arsenic And Old Lace

Arsenic And Old Lace
IMDb: 8.0
118 min

Mortimer Brewster is a newspaperman and author known for his diatribes against marriage. We watch him being married at city hall in the opening scene. Now all that is required…

Genre: Best Comedy
Meet John Doe

Meet John Doe

Meet John Doe
IMDb: 7.6
122 min

As a parting shot, fired reporter Ann Mitchell prints a fake letter from unemployed ”John Doe,” who threatens suicide in protest of social ills. The paper is forced to rehire…

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
IMDb: 8.1
129 min

Naive and idealistic Jefferson Smith, leader of the Boy Rangers, is appointed to the United States Senate by the puppet governor of his state. He soon discovers, upon going to…

You Can’t Take It with You

You Can’t Take It with You

You Can’t Take It with You
IMDb: 7.9
126

Alice, the only relatively normal member of the eccentric Sycamore family, falls in love with Tony Kirby. His wealthy banker father, Anthony P. Kirby, and his snobbish mother, strongly disapprove…

Lost Horizon

Lost Horizon

Lost Horizon
IMDb: 7.7
132 min

British diplomat Robert Conway and a small group of civilians crash land in the Himalayas, and are rescued by the people of the mysterious, Eden-like valley of Shangri-la. Protected by…

It Happened One Night

It Happened One Night

It Happened One Night
IMDb: 8.1
105 min

Ellie Andrews has just tied the knot with society aviator King Westley when she is whisked away to her father’s yacht and out of King’s clutches. Ellie jumps ship and…

The Bitter Tea of General Yen

The Bitter Tea of General Yen

The Bitter Tea of General Yen
IMDb: 7.0
88 min

An American missionary is gradually seduced by a courtly warlord holding her in Shanghai.

Genre: Drama, Romance
American Madness

American Madness

American Madness
IMDb: 7.4
73 min

American Madness is a film from director Frank Capra from 1932. Set during the depression the film depicts a bank trustee involved in a robbery scandal.

Genre: Crime, Drama