Nerdwriter1 takes a look at the thematic currents of Individual and Community in Frank Capra’s “It’s a Wonderful Life”
If you’d like to learn how “It’s a Wonderful Life” became a cultural icon – and the copyright battle that surrounds it, check out our film on the Curious Copyright Case of “It’s a Wonderful Life”
And of course for a satirical look at the classic:
As the saying goes: if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it – and the same goes for movie props. With dozens of blockbusters released every year, it only makes sense for studios and producers to reuse sets, weapons, gadgets, or props, but fans aren’t usually meant to notice them. You’d be surprised to see how many of your favorite movies were filled with recycled material, but more often than not, it only makes watching them even better. Here are Screen Rant’s 10 Movies That Stole Their Props From Other Films.
DIY Perks demonstrates how to build a pretty sophisticated camera slider.
Personally I would replace the copper pipe with something more rigid. Oh drop or something heavy drops on it and you have a dent that will make your slider virtually useless. Instead you can buy carbon fiber pipe on eBay in virtually any diameter.