Frank Capra articles on Wikipedia
Frank Capra
Frank Russell Capra (born Francesco Rosario Capra; May 18, 1897 – September 3, 1991) was an Italian-American film director, producer and writer who became
Apr 20th 2017



Frank Capra Jr.
Frank Warner Capra (March 20, 1934 – December 19, 2007), known as Frank Capra Jr., was an American studio executive. He was one of the three children
Mar 2nd 2017



Capra
of American cinema: Frank Capra (1897–1991), director and patriarch Frank Capra, Jr. (1934–2007), son and studio manager Frank Capra III (born 1959), grandson
Feb 22nd 2017



Frank Capra bibliography
books and essays about Frank-Capra Frank Capra: Capra, Frank; Schickel, Richard (1975). The Men who made the movies: interviews with Frank-Capra Frank Capra, George Cukor, Howard
Oct 1st 2016



Frank Capra (disambiguation)
Frank Capra (1897–1991) was an Academy Award-winning Italian-American film director. Frank Capra may also refer to: Frank Capra, Jr. (1934–2007), film
Feb 21st 2009



Frank Capra filmography
The following are the films directed by Frank Capra, along with a listing of his awards. American Film Institute Life Achievement Award (1982) Directors
May 14th 2017



Francis Capra
He has upwards of 18 tattoos. He is of Italian and Dominican descent. Frank Capra is not related to him. His father spent most of his time in jail and
Mar 2nd 2017



Rendezvous in Space
future of space exploration, directed by Frank Capra. It is notable for being the final film that Frank Capra directed. The film was funded by Martin Marietta
Jan 14th 2017



Fultah Fisher's Boarding House
is a 1922 American silent film short and the first film directed by Frank Capra. Based on a poem by Rudyard Kipling, the film is about prostitute living
Mar 3rd 2017



State of the Union (film)
the Russel Crouse, Howard Lindsay play of the same name. Directed by Frank Capra and starring Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn, the film is Capra's
May 2nd 2017



Why We Fight
American involvement in the war. Most of the films were directed by Frank Capra, who was daunted yet impressed and challenged by Leni Riefenstahl's propaganda
Apr 1st 2017



Pocketful of Miracles
American comedy film starring Bette Davis and Glenn Ford, and directed by Frank Capra. The screenplay by Hal Kanter and Harry Tugend is based on the screenplay
May 14th 2017



Mr. Deeds Goes to Town
Town and Opera Hat) is a 1936 American romantic comedy film directed by Frank Capra, starring Gary Cooper and Jean Arthur in her first featured role. Based
Mar 8th 2017



Broadway Bill
Broadway Bill is a 1934 American comedy drama film directed by Frank Capra and starring Warner Baxter, Myrna Loy, Walter Connolly, and Helen Vinson. Written
Feb 28th 2017



The Miracle Woman
Miracle Woman is a 1931 American pre-Code Christian film directed by Frank Capra and starring Barbara Stanwyck, David Manners, and Sam Hardy. Based on
Apr 26th 2017



Lady for a Day
for a Day is a 1933 American Pre-Code comedy-drama film directed by Frank Capra. The screenplay by Robert Riskin is based on the short story "Madame
Feb 9th 2017



Flight (1929 film)
Flight is a 1929 adventure and aviation film directed by Frank Capra. The film stars Jack Holt, Lila Lee and Ralph Graves, who also came up with the story
Feb 7th 2017



Robert Riskin
playwright, best known for his collaborations with director-producer Frank Capra. Robert Riskin was born on New York City's Lower East side to Jewish
Aug 10th 2016



Ladies of Leisure
Leisure is a 1930 American pre-Code romantic drama film directed by Frank Capra and starring Barbara Stanwyck and Ralph Graves. The screenplay by Jo
Mar 14th 2017



Frank P. Keller
the King's Men (1949). From 1952-1956, Keller worked as an editor with Frank Capra on the first four films of The Bell Laboratory Science Series, sponsored
Feb 16th 2017



For the Love of Mike
Kitchen) is a 1927 American silent romantic drama film. Directed by Frank Capra, it starred Claudette Colbert (in her film debut) and Ben Lyon. It is
May 14th 2017



Know Your Enemy: Japan
Know Your Enemy: Japan is an American propaganda film directed by Frank Capra, commissioned by the U.S. War Department. Completion was delayed by disputes
Apr 29th 2017



The Bell Laboratory Science Series
Bell Laboratories." They ultimately approached the famed filmmaker Frank Capra, who had numerous nominations and wins for the Academy Award for Best
Dec 19th 2016



Dirigible (film)
Dirigible is a 1931 American pre-Code adventure film directed by Frank Capra for Columbia Pictures and starring Jack Holt, Ralph Graves and Fay Wray.
Jan 16th 2017



Lost Horizon (1937 film)
Lost Horizon is a 1937 American drama-fantasy film directed by Frank Capra. The screenplay by Robert Riskin is based on the 1933 novel of the same name
May 22nd 2017



Meet John Doe
John Doe is a 1941 American comedy drama film directed and produced by Frank Capra, and starring Gary Cooper and Barbara Stanwyck. The film is about a "grassroots"
Apr 25th 2017



Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Washington is a 1939 American political comedy-drama film directed by Frank Capra, starring Jean Arthur and James Stewart, and featuring Claude Rains and
May 6th 2017



The Strong Man
1926 American comedy silent film starring Harry Langdon and directed by Frank Capra in his feature-length directorial debut. Along with Tramp, Tramp, Tramp
Apr 3rd 2016



You Can't Take It with You (film)
Take It with You is a 1938 American romantic comedy film directed by Frank Capra and starring Jean Arthur, Lionel Barrymore, James Stewart, and Edward
Apr 30th 2017



Riding High (1950 film)
black-and-white musical racetrack film featuring Bing Crosby and directed by Frank Capra. The songs were sung as Riding High was being filmed instead of the customary
May 20th 2017



Frank Hagney
best-known to modern audiences as Mr. Potter's wordless wheelchair pusher in Frank Capra's classic It's a Wonderful Life (1946). Frank Hagney was also a guest
May 9th 2017



Arsenic and Old Lace (film)
Arsenic and Old Lace is a 1944 American dark comedy film directed by Frank Capra, starring Cary Grant, and based on Joseph Kesselring's play Arsenic and
May 15th 2017



Five Came Back (TV series)
of Midway (1942, John Ford) Prelude to War (1942, Frank Capra) The Battle of Russia (1943, Frank Capra) Undercover: How to Operate Behind Enemy Lines (1943
Apr 27th 2017



Submarine (1928 film)
Submarine is a 1928 silent drama film directed by Frank Capra. It was produced by Harry Cohn for Columbia Pictures, and released with a synchronized music
Feb 25th 2016



It's a Wonderful Life
American Christmas fantasy comedy-drama film produced and directed by Frank Capra, based on the short story "The Greatest Gift", which Philip Van Doren
May 20th 2017



That Certain Thing
(album). That Certain Thing is a 1928 silent film comedy directed by Frank Capra. It was Capra's first film for Harry Cohn's Columbia Pictures. Molly
Jul 21st 2016



The Bitter Tea of General Yen
Tea of General Yen is a 1933 American pre-Code drama film directed by Frank Capra, and starring Barbara Stanwyck, and featuring Nils Asther and Walter
Mar 14th 2017



Liberty Films
independent motion picture production company founded in California by Frank Capra and Samuel J. Briskin in April 1945. It produced only two films, the
May 23rd 2017



Say It with Sables
Say It with Sables (1928) is a silent drama film directed by Frank Capra, and produced by Harry Cohn for Columbia-PicturesColumbia Pictures. Columbia no longer has a negative
May 14th 2017



Rain or Shine (film)
Rain or Shine is a 1930 American pre-Code film directed by Frank Capra and starring Joe Cook and Louise Fazenda. The film was adapted from a hit Broadway
Apr 23rd 2017



6th Academy Awards
he opened the envelope he simply announced, "Come up and get it, Frank!" Frank Capra, certain he was the winner, ran to the podium to collect the Oscar
May 22nd 2017



John Dunning (film editor)
Studios. While working with MGM "Jack" was picked by the famed director Frank Capra, to collorabate with him on a WW2 series of patriotic films for the American
Mar 22nd 2016



The Younger Generation
Younger Generation is a 1929 American part-talkie drama film directed by Frank Capra. It was produced by Jack Cohn for Columbia Pictures. This was Capra's
May 16th 2017



List of Academy Award for Best Director winners by age
Best Directing Oscar was divided between Comedy and Dramatic films. Frank Capra (lifespan 7004344400000000000♠94 years, 108 days) is one of three directors
May 16th 2017



It Happened One Night
comedy film with elements of screwball comedy directed and co-produced by Frank Capra, in collaboration with Harry Cohn, in which a pampered socialite (Claudette
May 23rd 2017



So This Is Love? (film)
Love This Is Love (film). So This is Love? is a 1928 silent film directed by Frank Capra. It was produced by Harry Cohn for Columbia Pictures. Jerry McGuire
Oct 1st 2016



Frank O'Connor (actor)
Robinson and Jean Arthur; the 1937 version of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer; Frank Capra's classic Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, again with Jean Arthur, also
May 8th 2017



List of directors with two or more Academy Awards for Best Director
Academy Awards for Best Directing: John Ford (four Best Directing awards), Frank Capra (three Best Directing awards), and William Wyler (three Best Directing
May 21st 2017



Myles Connolly
introduced with The Right to Romance. Connolly eventually befriended director Frank Capra at a cast and crew party for Ladies of Leisure (1930) after actor Alan
Feb 16th 2017



The Power of the Press
(1943 film). The Power of the Press is a 1928 silent film directed by Frank Capra and starring Douglas Fairbanks Jr as an aspiring newspaper reporter and
Feb 5th 2016





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