Escape From a Wonderful Life 27 years old

The comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade re-edit and redub Frank Capra's "It's a Wonderful Life." After 50 years of annual performances, George Bailey is sick of being in the film. He desperately wants to be the star of an action film, but everyone else wants him to stop ad-libbing and just play his role.


Escape From a Wonderful Life Cast

Name Character
Amy Poehler She was 25, now 52 years old as Mary Hatch (voice)
Matt Walsh He was 32, now 59 years old as Clarence (voice)
Matt Besser He was 29, now 56 years old as Mr. Potter (voice)
Gilbert Gottfried He was 41, now 69 years old as Man on Porch (voice)
Ian Roberts He was 31, now 58 years old as Uncle Billy (voice)

Escape From a Wonderful Life Crew

Name Department
David Zieff as Director. Directing
Ian Roberts as Writer. He was 31 (now 58) years old Writing
Matt Walsh as Writer. He was 32 (now 59) years old Writing
Matt Besser as Writer. He was 29 (now 56) years old Writing
Escape From a Wonderful Life (27 years)

  • Release day: Wednesday, December 18, 1996
  • Runtime: 50 minutes