Heaven Can Wait

Heaven Can Wait

By Warren Beatty & Buck Henry

  • Genre: Warren Beatty & Buck Henry
  • Release Date: 1978-06-28
  • Advisory Rating: PG
  • Runtime: 1h 41min
  • Director: Warren Beatty & Buck Henry
  • Production Company: 20th Century Fox
  • iTunes Price: USD 4.99
  • iTunes Rent Price: USD 3.99
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Heaven Can Wait is a romantic fantasy about Joe Pendleton (Warren Beatty), a Los Angeles Rams quarterback who is accidentally summoned to Heaven by an overly zealous celestial escort. Pendleton is returned to earth in the body of another man, who is a corporate giant. While practicing to once again play for the Rams, Pendleton must escape attempts on his life while romantically pursuing a beautiful English woman (Julie Christie) who protests the destruction caused to her village by one of his many corporations.