Ticket giveaway: "It's a Wonderful Life"

November 24, 2010
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What are the holidays without a screening of "It's a Wonderful Life"? And the classic film is even greater on the big screen.

I've got four pairs of tickets to give away to a Dec. 2 showing of the film--which includes a pre-show silent auction and complementary appetizers--at United Artists Circle Centre 9. The event, which I'll be hosting, is a benefit for Indianapolis Downtown Beautification.

All you have to do is enter below with a reason why your life is wonderful. I'll pick four winners at random and contact via e-mail.

Good luck.

  • Wonderful
    Five wonderful kids, a wonderful wife...a wonderful life.
  • Heirs to my estate...er...debt
    Life sucks if you let it. Thankfully, our 3 awesome kids keep me in the reality of "you can't take it with you" and cherishing relationships over financial problems.
  • love
    My life is wonderful because I'm in love. No matter how hard work, school, or just living gets, I always know that I have someone who loves me no matter what and who will always be there to support me. She makes my life a little better every single day.
  • Wonderful
    My life is wonderful because I have a relationship with Jesus and the hope of eternal life with him.
  • Wonderful Life
    My life is wonderful because I have a healthy daughter and an awesome husband. Life is Good!!
  • Enjoy everything, need nothin
    My favorite movie! I know what George Bailey also discovered in the movie - your perception of life...
  • Wonderful LIfe
    Blessings in mind,body, spirit --couldn't ask for more.
  • George Bailey Rocks
    My life is blessed with a wonderful spouse, daughter, son-in-law, parents and parents in law. I am blessed with a good job in very tough economic times. But most importantly I was introduced to "Its a Wonderful Life" when I was 11 years old and on vacation with my family. I remember watching it for the first time on an old black and white TV in a small motel room in Gettyburg, PA. It is by far my favorite movie of all time. "Every time a bell rings an Angel gets their wings!"

    A blessed Thanksgiving to All :)
  • I am Blessed
    I do have a wonderful life - loving boyfriend, family and friends and even a job that I like! Could not ask for anything more...
  • Wonderful Life
    What makes my life so wonderful is, I live in the United States of America and I have my freedom.
  • Wonderful Life
    GOD saw fit to heal me of breast cancer and give me more time here on earth with my wonderful children...and to make a difference while I'm here. It's a WONDERFUL LIFE!
  • George Bailey was right
    George Bailey was "the richest man in town" not because he had money (he didn't) but because he had great friends and a great family. Same here.
  • licensed agent
    My life is wonderful because of my family. I feel truly blessed each day to have them in my life. We are also all very blessed to be in good health. I cannot imagine life without them!
  • Wonderful life
    I have a wonderful like I have three girls, blessed with twins, a wonderful caring husband who works hard to take care of us. I have a great family we are all very close and there for each other. I couldn't ask for anything more in my life. My family is the best and makes everyday great.
  • Life
    Our favorite Christmas film! Life is wonderful because of what you make it. For me it's a strong faith in Christ, my funny husband and our little baby on the way in a few months. And mashed potatoes. They make life pretty wonderful, too!
  • bad day?
    ....you could always be a north korean. IAWL is a totally alien concept to those unlucky people.
  • Blessings
    My life is wonderful because I've learned that the best things in life aren't things. I'm blessed with a fabulous family, comfortable home and fulfilling work.
  • Giving Thanks
    There are many things today that I am Not Grateful for, but....
    I am loved by the people who really matter.
    I am healthy.
    I have a wife who thinks she is the "Lucky One"
    I am truly blessed.
  • George Bailey is the Gold Standard
    My favorite movie of all time. My two boys, 8 & 5, are healthy. My wife is GREAT. Last year, she was on bed rest twice, had two hospital stays, one surgery, and finally gave birth to our twin baby girls, two months prematurely. But the girls are GREAT, crawling and jabbering. I have a rewarding job. My wife has a rewarding job. Life is good, but then again, life has always been good, even in the 'bad' times.
  • Wonderful Life
    I have learned that the key to a wonderful life is all about a positive attitude. My life is richly blessed with faith, family and friends.
  • Wonderful Life!
    I have a wonderful life because I have a job that I love doing, working for people who love what they do and are appreciative of those who help them do it. I have a great house, in a great community, my healthy daughter is getting a fantastic education, and we're in an area (Greater Indianapolis) where we've made great friends, have an array of things to do and try with them, and are just glad to be a part of the community!
  • Wonderful Things
    Wow - too many blessings to count. So thankful for so many things...
  • Thanksgiving
    My life is wonderful because of all my family and friends, especially my caring, loving husband!
  • Wonderful Wife
    I'm truly blessed to have a wonderful wife.
  • Life is good
    Good job, good health, good friends, good family. Wish everyone could be so lucky.
  • Wonderful Life
    I'm in the real estate business and although the economy isn't great my life is wonderful because I have a great family, great friends and a God who loves and provides for me!
  • wonderful life
    It's looking good because my work week is over as soon as I hit the send button on this entry!
  • Wonderful Life
    Great wife, good health,Indy is a great town and I have 5 kids and 8 grandkids.
  • Great Life
    5 great kids, a wonderful wife, I'm employed. God is good.
  • Wonderful Life
    Because I started a great new job this year after being laid off for ten months, to start! Wonderful family and friends provided support. Wonderful pets keep me company. Four wonderful nieces to pour love into. A loving God, a wonderful church community. Took a wonderful vacation to the desert southwest this year. Have a wonderful house....the list goes on and on!
  • Wonderful Life
    I miss the old Saving and Loans even when we had them here in Indianapolis, but, as George Bailey and I eventuality learned . . . it takes time to accept the fact that your life has value and that the influence of a positive individual can make a huge difference in other peopleâ??s life. Even though we might not see it at the time. Iâ??m thankful I finally realize, Iâ??m loved, needed and wanted and my life has had a positive influence in others. The movie reminds and reinforces in each of us what we already have... â??Itâ??s a Wonderful Life.â??
  • I've said it many times, many places...

    My wife is Ho-Ho-Holly - the consummate Christmas lover.

    As it says on my Facebook profile:

    "We started dating because we (informally - after a weird 1st date 18 months before. (never fall asleep sitting on a couch) We dated six weeks, got engaged, and in fewer than six months (12/12/86), we were married.

    Twenty-four years later, I wonder what took me so long."

    I can't imagine any better than I have it now.

  • She is alive!!!!!
    My life companion (wife) is ALIVE!!!!

    She has fought the battle with cancer and is now reborn

    Thank you Thank you Thank you Dr Wu !!!! !!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Wonderful life
    I am thankful for my wonderful wife and I thank God for the gift of our baby on the way.
  • Wonderful Life
    I thank God for my faith and my family
  • Family, friends, and health to enjoy them!
    My family of twelve is fabulous and fun. We have made it through many tough times and still work and play well together. I have reached retirement with the health to enjoy it with my family and friends.
  • A Great life
    I have health, a house to live in and health insurance...life is grand!
  • It's wonderful in Indiana
    My family and I are so thankful to be home again! It's wonderful to spend the holidays in the place we love with those we hold most dear.
  • new baby
    I have a wonderful life because of my new baby. He's happy, healthy and has brought my wife and I even closer.
  • Wonderful Life
    Seeing everything through the eyes of my 4 month old baby boy!!
  • Appreciation
    My life is wonderful because I appreciate the people in my life and the things that I have.
  • It's a Wonderful Life
    Every time you hear a bell ring, an angel gets its wings.

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