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A Lawyer Gets His Wings: Paramount Vows To Prevent 'It's A Wonderful Life' Sequel From Happening

  • By Ken Guidry
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  • November 21, 2013 10:20 AM
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  • 1 Comment
If you were not particularly thrilled by the idea of a potential sequel to “It’s a Wonderful Life,” then you should not have to worry much longer. As it turns out, Paramount Pictures actually has some standards. A spokeswoman from the studio released a statement yesterday, remarking that a sequel to “It’s a Wonderful Life” would not take place without a fight. The possible sequel, entitled “It’s a Wonderful Life: The Rest of the Story,” was officially announced earlier this week with Bob Farnsworth, of Hummingbird Productions co-producing alongside Allen J. Schwalb, who was also expected to finance the film. Farnsworth penned the script with Martha Bolton.

Lump Of Coal: 'It's A Wonderful Life' Sequel Planned For Release In 2015

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • November 18, 2013 4:08 PM
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It was a disappointment when it was first released and only resuscitated thanks to TV reruns in the '70s and '80s and a brief tenure in the public domain which saw copies of the movie flood the market (read all about that here). Considering that, it's something of a minor miracle that "It's A Wonderful Life" has become a holiday staple. So what better way to honor Frank Capra's timeless classic of suicidal depression turned heartwarming community building than ....a sequel? Oh lord. Yes it's really happening....

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