Frank Capra

Biography

Frank Russell Capra (May 18, 1897 – September 3, 1991) was a Sicilian-born American film director and a creative force behind a number of films of the 1930s and 1940s, including It Happened One Night (1934), Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936), Lost Horizon (1937), You Can't Take It With You (1938), Mr. S...

33 titles Directing Writing

7.3

Pocketful of Miracles

1961 · Director

6.3

A Hole in the Head

1959 · Director

7.6

Hemo the Magnificent

1957 · Director

6.5

Here Comes the Groom

1951 · Director

6.2

Riding High

1950 · Director

7.3

State of the Union

1948 · Director

8.6

It's a Wonderful Life

1946 · Director

5.9

Know Your Enemy - Japan

1945 · Director

6.7

Tunisian Victory

1944 · Director

8.0

Arsenic and Old Lace

1944 · Director

7.7

Meet John Doe

1941 · Director

8.2

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

1939 · Director

8.0

You Can't Take It with You

1938 · Director

7.8

Lost Horizon

1937 · Director

8.0

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

1936 · Director

6.7

Broadway Bill

1934 · Director

8.1

It Happened One Night

1934 · Director

7.5

Lady for a Day

1933 · Director

7.1

The Bitter Tea of General Yen

1933 · Director

7.0

Forbidden

1932 · Director

7.5

American Madness

1932 · Director

6.4

Dirigible

1931 · Director

7.2

The Miracle Woman

1931 · Director

6.9

Platinum Blonde

1931 · Director

6.8

Ladies of Leisure

1930 · Director

5.9

Rain or Shine

1930 · Director

6.0

Flight

1929 · Director

6.5

The Younger Generation

1929 · Director

6.6

The Donovan Affair

1929 · Director

5.0

Say It with Sables

1928 · Director

7.5

Submarine

1928 · Director

5.3

So This Is Love?

1928 · Director

6.6

The Power of the Press

1928 · Director

The Way of the Strong

1928 · Director

7.1

That Certain Thing

1928 · Director

7.0

The Matinee Idol

1928 · Director

6.5

Long Pants

1927 · Director

5.1

For the Love of Mike

1927 · Director

6 titles Directing Writing

7.6

Hemo the Magnificent

1957 · Writer

7.6

Westward the Women

1951 · Story

8.6

It's a Wonderful Life

1946 · Screenplay

5.9

Know Your Enemy - Japan

1945 · Writer

7.0

Forbidden

1932 · Writer

5.8

Tramp, Tramp, Tramp

1926 · Scenario Writer

Riders of the Purple Cows

1924 · Writer