Frank Capra's "A Hole in the Head"

Frank Capra's "A Hole in the Head"

DVD - 2015
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Tony Manetta is a widower living well beyond his means in Miami, and raising his young son, Alvin. With a limited understand of the word 'responsibility,' Tony, finding himself in debt, decides to reach out to his older brother, Mario, for yet another loan, fabricating that the money is needed for Alvin who has taken ill. The plot takes full-swing when Mario and his wife decide to pay Tony and Alvin a visit.
Publisher: [Chicago, Ill.] : Olive Films, [2015]
Branch Call Number: DVD FEATURE HOLE
Characteristics: video file,DVD video
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: Hole in the head
Notes: Based on the play A hole in the head / Arnold Schulman
Originally released as a motion picture in 1959


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Frank Sinatra plays a Miami Beach hotel owner in this movie, barely able to make ends meet. His dream is to run a successful hotel. Shored up by the love of his son and beatnik girlfriend, he faces life with a positive attitude.

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Nov 27, 2015

Though this is not one of the best Frank Capra pictures, it is still quite cute and charming.


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