Comedy-drama directed by Frank Capra, starring James Stewart and Donna Reed. Entertainment Weekly (EW) ranked It’s a Wonderful Life number 6 in the magazine’s July 2013 issue, “The 100 All-Time Greatest Movies.”
Frank Capra’s holiday classic has been treasured by three generations of filmgoers. Thanks in part to a concert suite published by Hal Leonard in 2009, the music score for the film has been performed around the world in recent years and is fast becoming one of Tiomkin’s most performed works. In concert Tiomkin’s music evokes memories of the film, a perennial Christmas favorite.