He directed a pilot for a proposed TV anthology series called, "Frank Capra Comedy Theater". The series never came to fruition.
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[on "The Greatest Gift", the short story that inspired It's a Wonderful Life
(1946)] My goodness, this thing hit me like a ton of bricks. It was the story I had been looking for all my life. The kind of an idea that when I get old and sick and scared and ready to die - they'd say "he made 'The Greatest Gift'".
Father of Frank Capra Jr.
(born March 20th 1934 - died December 19th 2007), John Capra (born April 24th 1935 - died August 23rd 1938), Lulu Capra (born September 16th 1937), and Tom Capra
(born February 12th 1941). Family lived in Fallbrook, California, USA.
His films normally center around a simple man who tries to fight corruption in a society.