George Bailey Mr. Potter A child or two comes along and you won't even be able to save the ten. Hey, you look good, that's some dress you got on there. Freddie Othello Say, brainless, don't you know where coconuts come from? George Bailey He didn't save enough money to send Harry away to college, let alone me. George Bailey Oh, why don't you stop annoying people. : Get out of here before I call the police! I'm not sleepy. Until they're so old and broken down that they... Do you know how long it takes a working man to save $5,000? "Right now, New York is focused on growing hospital capacity through our Surge and Flex program and requiring hospital systems to begin working together so they are prepared. Clarence Mr. Potter You know me, remember me, George Bailey? They had to wait and save their money before they even ought to think of a decent home. : [Mr Potter] George Bailey : : [Ma Bailey slams the door in George's face as he looks on with shock]. Mmmm-hmmm! George Bailey is back in a new one-man show from American Players Theatre, gift wrapped at Broadway on Demand and adapted for the very small screen. If you want a room... we're all full up. : You're not going to like it, George. And... George Bailey That's why. : : Uncle Billy Merry Christmas, Mr. Potter! What the sam hill you yellin' for, George? George Bailey Peter Bailey was not a businessman. : : Pa Bailey Well, I guess they do for those things. Tonight, Mr. President, we’d like to give you that same gift, without you, we’d all be living in Pottersville, sold out to a crooked Mr. George Bailey Good afternoon, Mr. Bailey. Where is she? Ma Bailey I'll call the police! George Bailey One of us is going to jail; well, it's not gonna be me! “In the classic Jimmy Stewart film, ‘It’s A Wonderful Life,’ George Bailey is given a great gift, a chance to see what the world would be like without him. Will you try and get some sleep? : If you close your doors before six p.m., you will never re-open! To keep from being an old maid! That's what it means! : Look, who are you? Bert, what do you know about that! George Bailey : Mr. Potter Know you? George Bailey Uncle Billy My brother just got the Congressional Medal of Honour. You haven't got your wings. Me? Rochester? Mr. Potter : : Excuse me, excuse me. : What? Okay. In fact, you have beaten me, George, and as anyone in this county can tell you, that takes some doing. George Bailey I'm your son, George. Mary Not in Bedford Falls anyway. Yeah, well what else are you? I can't fly! : : The Navy's gonna fly him. Ha, ha, ha, ha! My name is George Bailey! : Hot dog! He will read as George alongside actress Maude Apatow as Violet Bick. I'll give her a kiss that'll put hair back on your head! : My mouth's bleeding, Bert! George Bailey : Ma Bailey : I want my baby to look like you. You're wonderful... wonderful. George Bailey He was played by James Stewart as a grown-up and Bobby Anderson as a kid. : : : I wanna live again. SENECA FALLS, N.Y. (WROC) â The Town of Seneca Falls is getting ready to kick off the annual Itâs A Wonderful Life festival but the streets wonât be packed with 17,000 people this year like usual. : Have you made up your mind? The ticketed online event on De Ernie Bishop : I mean, Mrs. Bailey. : Nick Bailey Child - Tommy : What Happens in It’s a Wonderful Life to Lead George to Pray?. Ma Bailey I'm in trouble and I'm going through something awful now. : A whole week in New York. I wouldn't live in it as a ghost. What happened to her? : Uh huh. This is one of the oldest trees in Pottersville. To participate, you have to register online. George Bailey : Clarence [grabs Clarence by his collar] A young man who's been dying to get out of this small town and on his own ever since he was born. Every time you hear a bell ring, it means that some angel's just got his wings. Don't you see what's happening? Because we're panicking, and he's not. Well, it doesn't, Mr. Potter. : What's the matter with him? Pete Davidson will play George Bailey in a virtual table read of 'It's A Wonderful Life'. What does that have to do with anything? Nick How's that? If this is all real and I was never born, what became of Mary? : I've got to raise eight thousand dollars immediately. I can't... George Bailey Bailey Child - Pete He's been locked up in an insane asylum upstate every since he lost his business! Where's my hat? He is an intelligent, smart, ambitious, young man who hates his job, who hates the Building and Loan almost as much as I do. What's wrong? House owner Why Rochester? Well, it comes in real handy down here, bud! Oh, oh thankyou, George. George Bailey : : George Bailey had big dreams. Yes? [George takes it off Billy's head and hands it to him]. Law said for decades, people in Seneca Falls have noted similarities between their town and the filmâs fictional town of Bedford Falls. Oh, did you hear that, Annie? Mr. Potter Mary Cousin Eustace Then get out of here. Where do you come off calling me Nick? George Bailey He has always longed to travel but never had the opportunity in order to prevent rich skinflint Mr. Potter from taking over the entire town. George Bailey George Bailey : Mr. Potter Playing the market with the company's money? : George Bailey We'll show you the town. People were human beings to him. : Then why am I seeing all these strange things? I burped. All that prevents him from doing so is George's modest building and loan company, which was founded by his generous father. : Mary Where's that money? | Police? My mouth's bleeding! Bread... that this house may never know hunger. : : Did you hear that, Annie? You're nobody. A full list of the weekend’s events can be found here. Get outta here! 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