The Real Story Behind “It’s a Wonderful Life”

Posted on December 17th, 2019
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It’s a Wonderful Life, the Frank Capra holiday classic, began as a story on a Christmas card. Respected civil war historian and novelist Philip Van Doren Stern came up with the basic idea one morning while shaving. He immediately wrote a two page outline that, remarkably, resembles the final screenplay of the film. A small town […]

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Check out our tribute to Richard Easton

Posted on December 13th, 2019
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Richard Easton

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Another Book by Harper Lee?

Posted on December 12th, 2019
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                                Harper Lee was an accomplished letter writer who had passionate views on diverse subjects ranging from Alabama football to the motivation of axe murderer Lizzie Borden. On the latter, Lee wrote: “I know exactly why she did it. Anyone burdened with long […]

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Check out our birthday tribute to Thomas McGuane

Posted on December 11th, 2019
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Thomas McGuane

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Check out our tribute to Rene Auberjonois

Posted on December 9th, 2019
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Rene Auberjonois

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