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The character George Bailey was played by James Stewart
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
James Stewart
   for his role in   
The Philadelphia Story (1940)
He was the first movie star to enter the service for World War II, joining a year before Pearl Harbor was bombed. He eventually became a Colonel, and earned the Air Medal, the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Croix de Guerre and 7 battle stars. In 1959, he served in the Air Force Reserve, before retiring as a brigadier general.
The Philadelphia Story (1940)
   the kissers are   
Katharine Hepburn and James Stewart
The Philadelphia Story (1940)
   starred   
Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn and James Stewart
Director: George Cukor
The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
   starred   
James Stewart and Doris Day
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
You Can't Take It With You (1938)
   starred   
Jean Arthur, Lionel Barrymore and James Stewart
Director: Frank Capra
Destry Rides Again (1939)
   starred   
Marlene Dietrich, James Stewart and Mischa Auer
Director: George Marshall. Also starred Charles Winninger, Brian Donlevy & Allen Jenkins
The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
   starred   
Margaret Sullivan, James Stewart and Frank Morgan
Director: Ernst Lubitsch. Also starred Joseph Schildkraut, Sara Haden & Felix Bressart. Plot: Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand one another, without realizing that they're falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal.
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
   starred   
John Wayne, James Stewart and Vera Miles
Director: John Ford. Also starred Lee Marvin, Edmond O'Brien & Andy Devine. Plot: A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.
After the Thin Man (1936)
   starred   
William Powell, Myrna Loy and James Stewart
Director: W. S. Van Dyke. Also starred Elissa Landi, Joseph Calleia & Jessie Ralph. Plot: Selma (Landi) asks Nick (Powell) to find her missing husband. He had been seeing a bit on the side, and blackmailing a local criminal. David Graham (Stewart) claims he paid the missing husband to get rid of a former girlfriend. Will Nick locate him?
James Stewart
   was considered for the role of   
Roger Thornhill in North by Northwest (1959)
Cary Grant got the part
James Stewart
   is an   
Actor
1983
Made for Each Other (1939)
   starred   
Carole Lombard, James Stewart and Charles Coburn
Director: John Cromwell. Also starred Lucile Watson, Eddie Quillan & Alma Kruger. Plot: Young lawyer meets and marries girl after knowing her one day. Takes bride home to meet his mother who disapproves of the marriage...
The Philadelphia Story (1940)
   starred   
Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn and James Stewart
IMDB rating 8.1/10. Director: George Cukor. 2 Oscars. National Film Preservation Board, USA 'National Film Registry Award'
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
   starred   
John Wayne, James Stewart and Vera Miles
IMDB:8.1/10. Director: John Ford. 1 Oscar nomination and National Film Preservation Board Award.
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
      
John Wayne and James Stewart
"When the legend becomes fact, print the legend."
The Mortal Storm (1940)
   starred   
Margaret Sullivan, James Stewart and Robert Young
Director: Frank Borzage. Also starred Frank Morgan, Robert Stack & Bonita Granville. Plot: The Roth family lead a quiet life in a small village in the German Alps during the early 1930's. When the Nazi's come to power, the family is divided and Martin Brietner (Stewart), a family friend is caught up in the turmoil.
The Philadelphia Story (1940)
   starred   
Cary Grant , Katharine Hepburn and James Stewart
"Put me in your pocket, Mike."
The Shop Around the Corner (1940)
   starred   
Margaret Sullivan and James Stewart
"Psychologically, I'm very confused... But personally, I don't feel bad at all."
James Stewart
   was an   
Actor
American actor (1908-1997)
The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
   starred   
James Stewart, Doris Day, Brenda De Banzie, Bernard Miles
Also starring Ralph Truman
Harvey (1950)
   starred   
James Stewart, Josephine Hull and Peggy Dow
Director: Henry Koster. Also starred Charles Drake, Cecil Kellaway & Victoria Horne. Plot: Elwood P. Dowd (James Stewart) is a mild-mannered, pleasant man, who just happens (he says) to have an invisible friend resembling a 6-foot rabbit.
Broken Arrow (1950)
   starred   
James Stewart, Jeff Chandler and Debra Paget
Director: Delmer Daves. Also starred Basil Ruysdael, Will Geer & Joyce Mackenzie. Plot: Tom Jeffords (Stewart) tries to make peace between settlers and Apaches.
Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
   starred   
James Stewart, Lee Remick and Ben Gazzara
IMDB: 8.1/10. Director: Otto Preminger. Nominated for 7 Oscars.
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
   starred   
James Stewart, Donna Reed and Henry Travers
Director: Frank Capra
Vertigo (1958)
   starred   
James Stewart, Kim Novak and Barbara Bel Geddes
IMDB: 8.6/10. Director: Alfred Hitchcock. Nominated for 2 Oscars. National Film Preservation Board Award.
Rear Window (1954)
   starred   
James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey and Raymond Burr
Also starring Thelma Ritter
Vertigo (1958)
   starred   
James Stewart, Kim Novak and Barbara Bel Geddes
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
   starred   
James Stewart, Donna Reed and Henry Travers
IMDB rating 8.6/10. Director: Frank Capra. 4 Oscar nominations. National Film Preservation Board, USA 'National Film Registry Award' 1990.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
   starred   
James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains and Thomas Mitchell
IMDB rating 8.3/10. Director Frank Capra. Numerous Oscar nominations. National Film Preservation Board, USA 'National Film Registry Award' 1989.
Rear Window (1954)
   starred   
James Stewart, Grace Kelly and Wendell Corey
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Vertigo (1958)
   starred   
James Stewart, Kim Novack, and Barbara Bel Geddes
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
   starred   
James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains and Thomas Mitchell
Director Frank Capra. Naive freshman Congressman Jefferson Smith encounters the political corruption of his home state as he tries to represent his district in Washington.
Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
   starred   
James Stewart, Lee Remick and Ben Gazzara
Director: Otto Preminger. Also starred Arthur O'Connell, Eve Arden & Kathryn Grant. Plot: In a murder trial, the defendant says he suffered temporary insanity after the victim raped his wife. What is the truth, and will he win his case?
Rear Window (1954)
   starred   
James Stewart, Grace Kelly and Wendell Corey
IMDB: 8.8/10. Director: Alfred Hitchcock. #16 in IMDb Top 250 movies. Nominated for 4 Oscars. National Film Preservation Board Award.






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