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Jimmy Hawkins who played Tommy Bailey in the original Frank Capra classic was also the Executive Producer of this 1 hour PBS All Star Charity TV special. See more »

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Version of It Happened One Christmas (1977) See more »

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It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
Music by Dimitri Tiomkin
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An excellent re-creation of "It's a Wonderful Life"
25 December 2002 | by (New Jersey, USA) – See all my reviews

I love this production, especially the very end. It's a daunting task, to re-create one of the greatest movies of all time, but the cast and crew of "Merry Christmas George Bailey" do it beautifully. This is now one of my annual Christmas standards, along with "It's a Wonderful Life" and "A Christmas Story."


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