It's A Wonderful Life
Universal have announced the Region 2 DVD release of Frank Capra's It's A Wonderful Life on 5 November. Set in 1930's small-town America, George Bailey (James Stewart) is in the middle of a crisis. He yearns for adventure, diversity and a life outside his home town. Coupled with various financial provlems and suffocating family demands he decides to throw himself off a bridge and end it all. This fails to work as George ends up svaing the life of guardian angel Clarence (Henry Travers) instead who has been sent from above to save him.
The DVD will feature a personal introduction to the movie and interviews by the populist film director Frank Capra Jr and a making of featurette narrated by Tom Bosley. Technically we can expect a 4:3 transfer and Dolby Digital 2.0 sound.