FBI Reviews It’s A Wonderful Life (With a Special Appearance by Ayn Rand)

By: Tuesday December 24, 2013 2:10 pm

Made available through the magic of FOIA request, and since buried again, we find an in-depth, if rather specialized, look at the charms of It’s a Wonderful Life. True to their no-nonsense style, the FBI wasted no time on fancy film talk and instead came directly to this cheery yuletide verdict about the film: Communist Propaganda.


It’s A Not-So-Wonderful Foreclosure – Let’s Change That

By: Tuesday December 7, 2010 4:40 pm

Living Liberally (best known as the organizational home of Drinking Liberally, a national network of lefty social gatherings) is encouraging people to host screenings of It’s A Wonderful Life and take action against foreclosures. Or, have fun, share holiday cheer – and get the banks to leave your neighbor’s house alone.

FDL Movie Night: It’s a Wonderful Life

By: Monday November 29, 2010 5:00 pm

Frank Capra’s It’s a Wonderful Life is a cultural icon, full of metaphysics, homilies, the romantic images of small town America, and the struggle of Everyman to do good and be the best possible person. The underlying theme is monetary wealth versus the wealth in happiness.

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