Director: Frank Capra
Starring: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore
Beset with personal and professional problems, George Bailey finds his previously happy life falling apart around him on Christmas Eve. Seeing no way out, George considers suicide from the edge of a bridge - but Clarence, his guardian angel, intervenes and shows George what his beloved hometown of Bedford Falls would be like without him.
Running time, including Adverts and Trailers: 2 hours 36 mins