Posts Tagged: Frank Capra

At the Movies

Naturally I wanted to find a movie appropriate for the Fourth of July. It isn’t quite as easy as one might think. So I decided to pick a film with patriotic values, one that, however sentimental, represents ¬†a sense of freedom and democratic ideals.…
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At the Movies

This Frank Capra holiday masterpiece is frequently eclipsed by his more popular and uplifting It’s a Wonderful Life. Perhaps it’s because¬†Meet John Doe is a more serious film or because up ’til now, the prints of this movie have not been very crisp.…
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