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Date:
December 22, 2017
Time:
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:
Strand Center Theatre
Address:
25 Brinkerhoff Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Cost:
$5 - $7. Tickets available to purchase at the door.
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Movie Screening: It's A Wonderful Life

Friday, December 22, 2017

About the movie: Nominated for five Academy Awards including Best Picture and has been recognized by the American Film Institute as one of the 100 best American films ever made! It's A Wonderful Life is a 1946 American Christmas fantasy drama film produced and directed by Frank Capra, based on the short story "The Greatest Gift", which Philip Van Doren Stern wrote in 1939 and published privately in 1945. The film is now considered one of the most popular films in American cinema and due to numerous television showings in the 1980s has become traditional viewing during the Christmas season. The film stars James Stewart as George Bailey, a man who has given up his dreams in order to help others and whose imminent suicide on Christmas Eve brings about the intervention of his guardian angel, Clarence Odbody (Henry Travers). Clarence shows George all the lives he has touched and how different life in his community of Bedford Falls would be had he never been born.