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7,389 Ratings

It's a Wonderful Life

Directed by Frank Capra
United States, 1946


George Bailey has spent his lfe being selfless- now he has a huge debt because of it. Wishing he had never been born, an angel is sent to earth to make his wish come true. Instead, he shows hm what a world without George would be like.

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It's a Wonderful Life
Directed by Frank Capra

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1982 | Retrospective

Academy Awards

1947 | 5 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1947 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Golden Globes (USA)

1947 | Winner: Best Director

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