It’s A Wonderful Life (1946) – Episode 53

Jimmy Stewart It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

It’s A Wonderful Life (1946) is a beloved Christmas movie featuring an all-star cast. With the help of an angel, George Bailey gets his life back on track.

Welcome to today’s show, my name is John. As always you can subscribe to the show on iTunes or follows the links to social media in the podcast show notes. You can also go to snarkymoviereviews.com to read notes, bios, and other random movie thoughts.

Today’s movie is a Christmas favorite features some great stars. The film is It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)[i] [ii] starring the amazing James Stewart as George Bailey. Jimmy as I will refer to him from here on, was born in 1908. At prep school, Jimmy was an athlete, musician, and actor. He entered Princeton in 1929 and continued to act while studying. Following graduation, he toured with the University Players and was on Broadway in 1932. The Depression dried up any work for the young actor. In 1934, the lanky actor … Continue reading

The Bishop’s Wife (1947) – Episode 52

The Bishop's Wife (1947) poster

The Bishop’s Wife (1947) is a wonderful and beloved Christmas movie. This movie has a great cast of many English and American actors

Rough Script The Bishop’s Wife (1947)

Welcome to today’s show, my name is John. As always you can subscribe to the show on iTunes or follows the links to social media in the podcast

show notes. You can also go to snarkymoviereviews.com to read notes, bios, and other random movie thoughts.

Today’s movie is a Christmas favorite features some great stars. The film is The Bishop’s Wife (1947). This movie was remade as The Preacher’s Wife (1996) with Denzel Washington and Whitney Houston. Quite frankly I have never watched the remake failing to see how they could improve on the original.

Cary Grant played angel Dudley. Grant was born in England in 1904. At the age of 14 he left home and joined a comedy troupe. In 1920, he was selected to perform on Broadway. He stayed in the US. His first film was … Continue reading