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Capra, Frank

Line breaks: Frank Capra
Pronunciation: /ˈkaprə
 
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Definition of Capra, Frank in English:

( 1897–1991), Italian-born American film director. He is known for comedies such as It Happened One Night (1934), Arsenic and Old Lace (1944), and It’s a Wonderful Life (1946). He won six Oscars.

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