Art house Theater Day 2024

Thursday, July 25
12:00pm: Frank Capra: Mr. America
2:15pm: You Can’t Take It With You

Frank Capra: Mr America

The story of Frank Capra, a young immigrant who rose through the ranks of early Hollywood to become one of the Great American storytellers and one of the most successful and influential film directors of his generation. His iconic films, including It Happened One Night,  Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, and It’s a Wonderful Life, offered an inspiring vision of America where ideals win out, integrity triumphs, and ordinary people have their day. The documentary uses never-before-seen footage and audio tapes from Capra’s life to examine his career and relationship with America, offering a portrait of a complicated man whose tales of hope in difficult times still speak to audiences today.


Running Time 102 min

Genre Documentary

MPAA Rating Rated PG-13

Frank Capra

Directed by
Matthew Wells

You Can’t Take It With You

A family of zany eccentrics stands between a stuffy banker and the land he needs to complete a lucrative business deal.


Running Time 136 min

Genre Comedy, Drama, Romance

MPAA Rating Not Rated

Spring Byington
Lionel Barrymore
James Stewart

Directed by
Frank Capra

Written by
Robert Riskin