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Richard Dreyfuss, Holly Hunter, John Goodman, Audrey Hepburn


Steven Spielberg (Director), Jerry Belson (Screenplay), Frederick Hazlitt Brennan (Screenplay) View All

Released: December 22nd, 1989
Runtime: 2 hours, 2 minutes
Pete Sandich is a reckless fire-fighting pilot who is killed in what was to have been his final mission. Ascending to Heaven, Pete is introduced to business-like angel who instructs the spectral Pete to pass on his aviation knowledge to his young successor. While doing so, Pete also smoothes the course of romance for his earthly girlfriend who, after several months of grieving, finally falls in love with another man.

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Citizen Rules
That plane was a Douglas A-26 Invader, very cool to see it fly! I didn't care for the fantasy scenes with Hap (Audrey Hepburn).