Frank Capra

Highest Rated:
100% Lost Horizon (1937)
Lowest Rated:
63% Pocketful of Miracles (1961)
Birthday:
May 18
Birthplace:
Bisacquino, Sicily, Italy
Bio:
The most honored and well-liked director of his generation, Sicilian-born Frank Capra graduated from the California Institute of Technology as a Chemical Engineering major. Down on his luck after service during World War I, he bluffed his way into the movie business and learned films from the bottom…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Two Down And One To Go
  • Director
-- 2014
Historic Time Travel - War Comes To America
  • Director
-- 2007
Broadway Bill (Strictly Confidential)
  • Director
-- 2006
Why we Fight
  • Director
-- 2006
World War II
  • Director
-- 1998
WWII (5-Pack)
  • Director
-- 1997
WWII - The Nazi Strike
  • Director
-- 1997
George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey
  • Himself
-- 1984
A.F.I. Life Achievement Awards - Frank Capra
  • Actor
-- 1982
A.F.I. Life Achievement Awards - Jimmy Stewart
  • Actor
-- 1980
63% Pocketful of Miracles
  • Director
-- 1961
67% A Hole in the Head
  • Director
-- 1959
Bell Science - Strange Case of the Cosmic Rays
  • Director
-- 1957
Bell Science - The Unchained Goddess
  • Director
-- 1956
Bell Science - Our Mr. Sun
  • Director
-- 1956
Bell Science - Hemo the Magnificent
  • Director
-- 1956
Here Comes the Groom
  • Director
-- 1951
Riding High
  • Director
-- 1950
State of the Union (The World and His Wife)
  • Director
-- 1948
94% It's a Wonderful Life
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1946
Why We Fight - War Comes to America
  • Director
-- 1945
San Pietro (The Battle of San Pietro)
  • Producer
-- 1945
Here Is Germany
  • Director
-- 1945
Why We Fight - The Battle of China
  • Director
-- 1944
Know Your Enemy - Japan
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1944
92% Arsenic and Old Lace
  • Director
  • Producer
-- 1944
Negro Soldier
  • Director
-- 1944
Tunisian Victory
  • Director
-- 1944
Why We Fight - Divide and Conquer
  • Director
-- 1943
Prelude to War
  • Producer
-- 1943
Why We Fight - The Battle of Britain
  • Director
-- 1943
Divide & Conquer - A Capra Take on WWII Germany
  • Director
-- 1943
Why We Fight - The Battle of Russia
  • Director
-- 1943
Why We Fight - Prelude to War
  • Director
-- 1943
Why We Fight - The Nazi Strike
  • Director
-- 1943
WW II - The Battle of Britain
  • Director
-- 1943
WWII - The Battle of Russia
  • Director
-- 1943
The Battle of Britain
  • Director
-- 1943
WW II - Prelude to War
  • Director
-- 1942
89% Meet John Doe
  • Director
-- 1941
94% Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
  • Producer
  • Director
-- 1939
97% You Can't Take It with You
  • Producer
  • Director
-- 1938
100% Lost Horizon
  • Director
-- 1937
94% Mr. Deeds Goes to Town
  • Director
  • Producer
-- 1936
Broadway Bill
  • Director
-- 1934
98% It Happened One Night
  • Director
-- 1934
100% Lady for a Day
  • Director
-- 1933
100% Bitter Tea of General Yen
  • Director
-- 1933
American Madness
  • Director
  • Producer
-- 1932
Forbidden
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1932
100% The Miracle Woman
  • Director
-- 1931
100% Platinum Blonde
  • Director
-- 1931
Dirigible
  • Director
-- 1931
Ladies of Leisure
  • Director
-- 1930
That Certain Thing
  • Director
-- 1928
So This Is Love?
  • Director
-- 1928
Matinee Idol
  • Director
-- 1928
The Way Of The Strong
  • Director
-- 1928
Colors of War - Europe
  • Director
-- 1928
Long Pants
  • Director
-- 1927
Harry Langdon: The Forgotten Clown
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1926
The Strong Man
  • Director
-- 1926
Flight
  • Director
--

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