Facts & Trivia

Jimmie the Raven Jimmie the Raven is an actual, real life bird (there’s some debate as to whether he is a crow or a raven–he’s been credited as both), that according to reports appeared in over 1,000 films from the 1930s through the 1950s including The Wizard of Oz. Frank Capra cast him in You […]

The Films of Jimmy Stewart

It’s a Wonderful Life (December 1946) In late 1945, Colonel James M. Stewart returned to Los Angeles. He hadn’t made a movie in five years. The one he chose to reintroduce himself to audiences was It’s a Wonderful Life, directed by his old colleague Frank Capra. Both men had spent the last few years immersed in […]