Latest It's a Wonderful Life Stories

2009-12-23 17:57:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 15th annual "Eyes of Christmas" presentation is being telecast over multiple broadcasts, cable and satellite networks, as well as the Internet, to 160 million homes this year.

2009-11-30 10:09:00

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a national survey, holiday movies are as quintessential to holiday celebrations as the Christmas tree itself.

2008-12-17 04:00:00

Annual Survey Also Reveals True Meaning of the Holidays is Alive and Well LOS ANGELES, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The wide-ranging national survey of over 1,000 children and adults covered such topics as most-wanted gift and favorite holiday movie.

2008-11-14 06:00:12

By Susan Wloszczyna There's no place like home for the holidays, Perry Como once crooned. That might be. But in the case of Hollywood's depiction of such sentimental journeys, you might want to head for the hills instead -- especially if your relatives happen to be at home when you arrive.

2008-09-18 09:00:24

In Frank Capra's "It's A Wonderful Life," populist hero George Bailey spars with the fat cats and unabashedly champions the little guys. What we are witnessing today, however, are those professing to be George have actual beliefs and policies resembling Mr. Potter's.

2008-09-11 12:00:25

Legend Films, Inc., a global entertainment and digital media company, has closed on a $5 million Series E Preferred Stock offering. The lead investor was Augustus Ventures Limited, with participation by Legend's largest shareholder -- Boston-based equity fund Par Investment Partners.

2008-08-01 03:00:21

By Glenn Whipp Asking Kevin Costner if he's comfortable acting in the Capra- esque election-year comedy "Swing Vote" might feel kind of obvious.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.