Introduction; Using This Guide; Film Chronology; The Angels Conspire to Save George; George Prepares to "See the World"; The High School Graduation Dance; George's Plan to "See the World" Gets Derailed; George Calls on Mary; George and Mary's Wedding Day; Moving Day for the Martinis; The War Years; Christmas Eve 1945; Something's the Matter with Daddy; George "Saves" Clarence; Pottersville; George Wants to Live Again; The Musical Score; It's a Wonderful Life Quiz; Quiz Answers.
Michael Willian is a writer, a film buff, an attorney, and the general counsel for a technology company. He lives in Chicago.
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