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It's a Wonderful Life: George and Mary had to cancel their honeymoon so on their wedding night, Mary fixed their new old decrepit house up like Hawaii, cooked an exotic meal and had Hawaiian music playing when George came home. This scene is one of the most romantic and sweet things I've ever seen a wife do for her new husband in a movie and I hope to steal the idea from her one day :)

It's a Wonderful Life: George and Mary Bailey's House in Bedford Falls

It's a Wonderful Life: George and Mary had to cancel their honeymoon so on their wedding night, Mary fixed their new old decrepit house up like Hawaii, cooked an exotic meal and had Hawaiian music playing when George came home. This scene is one of the most romantic and sweet things I've ever seen a wife do for her new husband in a movie and I hope to steal the idea from her one day :)

It's A Wonderful Life.  This scene gives me chills every time.  Clarence: Your brother, Harry Bailey, broke through the ice and was drowned at the age of nine.   George Bailey: That's a lie! Harry Bailey went to war! He got the Congressional Medal of Honor! He saved the lives of every man on that transport!   Clarence: Every man on that transport died. Harry wasn't there to save them, because you weren't there to save Harry.

It's A Wonderful Life. This scene gives me chills every time. Clarence: Your…

Frank Capra and Jimmy Stewart on the set of “It’s a Wonderful Life” (1946)

Frank Capra and Jimmy Stewart on the set of “It’s a Wonderful Life” >>> Filming occurred during a summer heat wave, which may be why Stewart seems to be sweating in a lot of scenes. It got so hot, Capra had to give cast and crew a couple days off.

For the winter scenes the  special effects crew used 3000 tons of shaved ice and created " chemical Snow". Until then movies used cornflakes painted white , but they made a lot of noise when the actors walked on them.

It's a Wonderful Life: George and Mary Bailey's House in Bedford Falls

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The George Bailey Effect: How to Be More Grateful

Pure expression of relief and joy summed up by one alive George Bailey: "Merry Christmas, movie house! Merry Christmas, you wonderful old Building and Loan!" It's a Wonderful Life

"It's my happy place – I'm seven again and nothing is wrong with the world."

47 Movies That Helped People Cope During Their Depression

"It's my happy place – I'm seven again and nothing is wrong with the world."

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