George Bailey is the personification of all of our demons and better angels — Aleteia.org – Worldwide Catholic Network Sharing Faith Resources for those seeking Truth – Aleteia.org

One of the best things about this season is that, invariably, someone writes about It’s A Wonderful Life, and muses on the complex, sometimes dark character of George Bailey. Portrayed so perfectly by the perpetually likable James Stewart, it is easy to miss the fact that George Bailey is not a simple and good-natured cornpone…

via George Bailey is the personification of all of our demons and better angels — Aleteia.org – Worldwide Catholic Network Sharing Faith Resources for those seeking Truth – Aleteia.org

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  1. I saw a biography about Jimmie Stewart once where they talked about this scene, or more specifically the scene within this one where he is praying. They said he gave an Oscar worthy performance, only to discover the sound level was not where it should have been during recording and, as a result, he had to do it again.

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