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3.1
262 Ratings

Heaven Can Wait

Directed by Warren Beatty, Buck Henry
United States, 1978
Romance

Synopsis

A Los Angeles Rams quarterback, accidentally taken away from his body by an over-anxious angel before he was supposed to die, comes back to life in the body of a recently-murdered millionaire

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Heaven Can Wait Directed by Warren Beatty, Buck Henry

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1979 | Winner: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

1979 | 8 nominations including: Best Picture

Directors Guild of America

1979 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Writers Guild of America

1979 | Winner: Best Comedy Adapted from Another Medium (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1979 | 3 wins including: Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

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