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Heaven Can Wait

Because You d Heaven Can Wait
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6.9/10
Romance Comedy Rated: 7+ (PG)19781h 41mOn: HBO MAX HBO Tags: Feel-good Sports Country: America

Joe Pendleton is a quarterback preparing to lead his team to the superbowl when he is almost killed in an accident. An overanxious angel plucks him to heaven only to discover that he wasn't ready to die, and that his body has been cremated. A new body must be found, and that of a recently-murdered millionaire is chosen. His wife and accountant—the murderers—are confused by this development, as he buys the L.A. Rams in order to once again quarterback them into the Superbowl.Heaven Can Wait featuring Warren Beatty and Julie Christie is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on HBO (Via Hulu), available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 4 others. It's a comedy and romance movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.9 (20,130 votes).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX & HBO).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#6,701 Ranked Movie

#210 Ranked in Sport Movies

#404 Ranked in Movies on HBO

#463 Ranked in Sports Movies

Heaven Can Wait has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.9 (20,130 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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