Account IconLogin|Sign Up
& more all in one place. Totally free to use!
Defending Your Life Poster
How to Play on Device
Watch Trailer

Defending Your Life

Because You d Defending Your Life
Reelgood Logo
Comedy Drama 
Rated: 7+ (PG)19911h 52mOn: The Criterion Channel Tags: Religion Country: America

In an afterlife resembling the present-day US, people must prove their worth by showing in court how they have demonstrated courage.Defending Your Life featuring Albert Brooks and Meryl Streep is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Sundance Now (Via Prime Video), available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 3 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (16,768 votes) and was very well received by critics.

Where to Watch Defending Your Life


Dropdown Icon

Cast & Crew

Albert Brooks Image

Albert Brooks


Reelgood Watch Guide

63/ 100shadow
Streamability Score
Info icon
The Streamability Score factors in where something can be watched at a given moment and weighs it against the popularity and cost of the available streaming services. The higher the score, the easier it is to stream for the largest number of people.
plus minus icon

Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Sundance Now).

plus minus icon

Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Microsoft & 1 other).

plus minus icon

Not available to watch free online.

plus minus icon

Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

77/ 100shadow
Reelgood Score
Info icon
The Reelgood Score takes into account audience and critics scores from IMDb and critic sentiment, recent popularity, and other quality markers like genres or cast & crew to help you find what to watch. The higher the score, the better the movie or show.
#2,491 Ranked Movie

#39 Ranked in Movies on Sundance Now

#311 Ranked in Religion Movies

#413 Ranked in Fantasy Movies

Defending Your Life has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (16,768 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

Stream More Movies & Shows Like Defending Your Life


People Also Liked

The Muse Poster
Rate It
imdb logo5.7/10
Reelgood Logo
The Muse (1999)

More Religion Movies

The Godfather Poster
Rate It
imdb logo9.2/10
Reelgood Logo
The Godfather (1972)