Title: Heaven Can Wait
Length: 112 minutes
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
Writer: Samson Raphaelson, based on a play by Leslie Bush-Fekete
Starring: Gene Tierney, Don Ameche
With: Charles Coburn, Marjorie Main, Laird Cregar, Spring Byington, Allyn Joslyn, Eugene Pallette, Signe Hasso, Louis Calhern, Helene Reynolds, Aubrey Mather, Tod Andrews
Music: Alfred Newman
Cinematography: Edward Cronjager
Editing: Dorothy Spencer
Oscars: nominated for Best Picture, Best Director and Best Cinematography (color)
I saw it: online (streaming from Netflix), a couple weeks ago
Synopsis: a man tells his life story, hoping to gain admission to Hell
Concept: Too bad they ignore the concept for 90% of the movie.
Subjective Rating: 6/10 (Okay, ). Starts off funny, but turns tedious. The focus is on a love story that you’re never given reason to care about.
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