It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
overview : A holiday favourite for generations... George Bailey has spent his entire life giving to the people of Bedford Falls. All that prevents rich skinflint Mr. Potter from taking over the entire town is George's modest building and loan company. But on Christmas Eve the business's $8,000 is lost and George's troubles begin.
Genres : Drama, Family, Fantasy
Tags : holiday, angel, bank, suicide attempt, desperation, small town, great depression, family business , black and white, nervous breakdown, christmas eve, old house, feel-good ending, alternate reality, newlywed, told in flashback, guardian angel, high school dance, christmas, holiday classic, building and loan