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80 results for CAPRA

36 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Nov 22, 201651DFrank who directed "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington"Andrew Zhou
Sat Nov 12, 201647DDirector of the first film to win all five top Oscars (Best Picture, Director, Actor, Actress and Screenplay)David J. Kahn
Mon Jul 25, 201628DFrank who directed "It's a Wonderful Life" (3)Kevin Christian
Mon Apr 27, 201542DFrank who directed "It's a Wonderful Life" (3)Johanna Fenimore
Tue Oct 14, 20142DFrank who directed "It Happened One Night"Adam G. Perl
Sun Jan 13, 201394A"It Happened One Night" director (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Jan 4, 201326D"Prelude to War" documentarian, 1943David J. Kahn
Tue Dec 11, 20129D"Mr. Deeds Goes to Town" directorGene Newman
Thu Nov 29, 20126D"State of the Union" director, 1948Sharon Delorme
Sun Apr 1, 201234AThree-time Best Director in the 1930sPatrick Merrell
Wed Sep 7, 201125AFrank with six OscarsJim Hilger
Sat Apr 17, 201049A"Meet John Doe" director, 1941 (3)Tim Croce
Sun Jun 8, 20089D"It Happened One Night" director (2)Will Nediger
Sat Oct 27, 200743D"Lady for a Day" director, 1933Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thu Jun 14, 200715A"Ladies of Leisure" directorDonna Hoke Kahwaty
Mon Feb 12, 200717AFilm director FrankLynn Lempel
Sat Apr 15, 200618A"The Name Above the Title" autobiographer, 1971Bob Peoples
Tue Jan 17, 200614AFrank who directed "It's a Wonderful Life" (3)Nancy Salomon
Sun Oct 16, 20051A"Meet John Doe" director (3)Con Pederson
Fri Jun 3, 20055A"Broadway Bill" director, 1934Jim Hyres
Sat Feb 5, 200527A"Meet John Doe" director (3)Sherry O. Blackard
Fri Nov 21, 20031DThree-time Best DirectorDavid Ainslie Macleod
Sun May 11, 2003104DBest Director of 1934, '36 and '38Patrick Berry
Mon Apr 14, 20036DFrank who directed "Mr. Deeds Goes to Town"Janet R. Bender
Mon Oct 7, 200270ADirector who won his first 56-Down in 1934Greg Staples
Fri Dec 21, 200118A"Arsenic and Old Lace" director (2)William I. Johnston
Sun Oct 7, 200125A"Arsenic and Old Lace" director, 1944 (2)Patrick Berry
Wed Jul 19, 200027D1930's director with three OscarsPhilip Lew
Thu Feb 24, 200034AThree-time Oscar-winning director (2)Manny Nosowsky
Thu Apr 1, 199947AFilm maker FrankKelly Clark
Sat Jan 9, 199941AHis last film was "Pocketful of Miracles"Harvey Estes
Mon Oct 19, 19981A"It's a Wonderful Life" director FrankStephanie Spadaccini
Fri Aug 15, 199743AHis last work was "Pocketful of Miracles," 1961Joe DiPietro
Fri Feb 21, 19979DThree-time Oscar-winning director (2)C. E. Gersch
Wed Jul 12, 19956AThree-time Oscar directorRobert Malinow
Fri Nov 26, 199327D"Lost Horizon" directorNancy A. Corbett

44 results for CAPRA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Jul 13, 199348A"It's a Wonderful Life" directorMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Tue Feb 23, 199325DNoted film directorStanley GlassMaleska
Tue Dec 1, 199214D"Meet John Doe" directorMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Tue Oct 20, 199258A"It's a Wonderful Life" directorWayne Hall-EastmanMaleska
Sun Oct 11, 1992108D"It Happened One Night" directorRichard SilvestriMaleska
Tue Sep 8, 199214D"Lost Horizon" directorMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Thu Jun 18, 199229D"Lost Horizon" directorC. McInerneyMaleska
Fri Nov 23, 199041A"The Name Above the Title" authorDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sat Mar 3, 199031D"It's a Wonderful World" directorWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Feb 11, 199040DDirector of "It Happened One Night"Arnold MossMaleska
Sun Aug 14, 198870DFilm maker FrankJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sat Oct 3, 198722D"It's a Wonderful Life" film makerJohn GreenmanMaleska
Mon Aug 24, 198731A"Lost Horizon" directorAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sat Jun 13, 198750D"Lost Horizon" directorPatterson PeppleMaleska
Fri Mar 6, 198715ADirector of "It's a Wonderful Life"Christopher PageMaleska
Sun Aug 18, 198576A"Dirigible" director: 1931Charles M. DeberMaleska
Wed Aug 14, 198524ADirector FrankWhittenMaleska
Fri Mar 22, 198517A"Lost Horizon" directorRobert KatzMaleska
Tue Nov 20, 19848D"Lost Horizon" directorLeslieMaleska
Fri Nov 25, 19837D"Lost Horizon" directorJoan WhitmanMaleska
Sat Apr 30, 19839D"Lost Horizon" directorGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Thu Dec 3, 198125DDirector of "It's a Wonderful Life"CarduffMaleska
Sat Dec 8, 197924DFamed directorWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Jul 24, 197944AFrank of HollywoodHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Jun 16, 197921AName of fame in HollywoodWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Apr 30, 197925DDirector of "You Can't Take It With You"Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Apr 18, 19766ADirector FrankHume R. CraftWeng
Wed Nov 19, 197518AFilm-director FrankSophie FiermanWeng
Thu Jan 4, 197326ADirector of "Mr. Deeds"UnknownWeng
Sun Jan 23, 197297DU. S. film directorNancy S. RossWeng
Sun Nov 9, 196941AFilm directorJohn WilligWeng
Tue May 9, 19675AWell-known movie director.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Oct 2, 19661DGenus of goats, etc.Will WengFarrar
Tue Aug 2, 196633AVeteran film producer.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 10, 196159DGoat genus.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thu Sep 8, 19605AGenus of goats.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 5, 195872DGenus of goats.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Sep 15, 195716ADirector of "Mr. Deeds."Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Aug 1, 195469DWell-known movie director.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri May 1, 19531AAward-winning movie director.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 15, 19536DDirector, won three Oscars.Sergei TilartFarrar
Sat Mar 8, 195241DFrank ___, well-known movie director.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 16, 194616AFamous screen director.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Jun 9, 194679AFilm director.Louis JenkinsFarrar