Celebrating one of the most beloved, heartwarming films of all time,
this book is replete with movie lore and recipes meant to delight cooks,
tempt their friends and families, and entertain movie buffs and
You'll find old-Fashioned recipes Henry Potter Pot
Pie, Fifty-Cents-on-the-Dollar Chuck Roast, Harry Bailey Hero Sandwich,
Mrs. Martini's Creamy Linguine, Clarence Oddbody's Heavenly Hot Mulled
Wine, "Zuzu, My Little Gingersnap Cookies, and many other dishes
inspired by or evocative of fictional Bedford Falls.
As a bonus,
the book is filled with stills, bits of trivia from the movie,
behind-the-scenes anecdotes, and reminiscences from the stars of the
film and others who helped make it.
Karolyn Grimes appeared in
eighteen movies as a child actress with many of the greats, including
John Wayne, Cary Grant, and Bing Crosby. Best remembered for her role as
Zuzu in It's a Wonderful Life, she is still acting and singing, and lives new Kansas City, Missouri.
Franklin Dohanyos, a published songwriter, runs a public relations firm near Detroit, Michigan.