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Meet John Doe

Frank Capra rather famously mixed Christmas with the concepts of depression and redemption in It’s a Wonderful Life, but it wasn’t his first film to address these concepts in that context. Several years earlier, in 1941, he directed Meet John … Continue reading

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Thirty Day Princess

In Marion Gering’s 1934 film Thirty Day Princess, Sylvia Sidney stars as Princess Catterina of Taronia, a small European country that doesn’t even have electricity in most of its villages. In order to build the necessary infrastructure, her father the … Continue reading

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