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  • Heaven Can Wait (1978)
  • PG
    101 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Heaven Can Wait (1978)
PG
101 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

A Los Angeles Rams quarterback, accidentally taken away from his body by an overanxious angel before he was meant to die, returns to life in the body of a recently murdered millionaire.
Writers
Elaine May (screenplay) | Warren Beatty (screenplay) | Harry Segall (based upon a play by)
Producer
Composer
Cinematographer
Casting Director
Patricia Mock (as Pat Mock)
Production Designer
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Release date
Jun 28, 1978 (United States)

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Cast

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66 cast members
Name Known for
Warren Beatty
Joe Pendleton Joe Pendleton   See fewer
Julie Christie
Betty Logan Betty Logan   See fewer
James Mason
Mr. Jordan Mr. Jordan   See fewer
Jack Warden
Max Corkle Max Corkle   See fewer
Charles Grodin
Tony Abbott Tony Abbott   See fewer
Dyan Cannon
Julia Farnsworth Julia Farnsworth   See fewer
Buck Henry
The Escort The Escort   See fewer
Hamilton Camp
Bentley Bentley   See fewer
Arthur Malet
Everett Everett   See fewer
Stephanie Faracy
Corinne Corinne   See fewer
Jeannie Linero
Lavinia Lavinia   See fewer
Harry D.K. Wong
Gardener Gardener   See fewer
George J. Manos
Security Guard Security Guard   See fewer
Larry Block
Peters Peters   See fewer
Bill Sorrells
Tomarken Tomarken   See fewer
Dick Enberg
TV Interviewer TV Interviewer   See fewer
Dolph Sweet
Head Coach Head Coach   See fewer
R.G. Armstrong
General Manager General Manager   See fewer
Ed Peck
Trainer (as Ed V. Peck) Trainer (as Ed V. Peck)   See fewer
John Randolph
Former Owner Former Owner   See fewer
Richard O'Brien
Advisor to Former Owner Advisor to Former Owner   See fewer
Joseph F. Makel
Haitian Ambassador Haitian Ambassador   See fewer
Will Hare
Team Doctor Team Doctor   See fewer
Lee Weaver
Way Station Attendant Way Station Attendant   See fewer
Roger Bowen
Newspaperman Newspaperman   See fewer
Keene Curtis
Oppenheim Oppenheim   See fewer
William Larsen
Renfield Renfield   See fewer
Morgan Farley
Middleton Middleton   See fewer
Robert E. Leonard
Board Member Board Member   See fewer
Joel Marston
Board Member Board Member   See fewer
Earl Montgomery
Board Member Board Member   See fewer
Robert C. Stevens
Board Member Board Member   See fewer
Bernie Massa
Coliseum Security Guard Coliseum Security Guard   See fewer
Peter Tomarken
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
William Sylvester
Nuclear Reporter Nuclear Reporter   See fewer
Lisa Blake Richards
Woman Reporter Woman Reporter   See fewer
Charlie Charles
Highwire Performer Highwire Performer   See fewer
Nick Outin
Chauffeur Chauffeur   See fewer
Jerry Scanlan
Hodges Hodges   See fewer
Jim Boeke
Kowalsky Kowalsky   See fewer
Marvin Fleming
Gudnitz Gudnitz   See fewer
Deacon Jones
Gorman Gorman   See fewer
Jack Snow
Cassidy (as Jack T. Snow) Cassidy (as Jack T. Snow)   See fewer
Curt Gowdy
TV Commentator TV Commentator   See fewer
Al DeRogatis
TV Color Analyst TV Color Analyst   See fewer
Benjie Bancroft
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
Arline Bletcher
Woman in Line (uncredited) Woman in Line (uncredited)   See fewer
Joe Corolla
Football Player (uncredited) Football Player (uncredited)   See fewer
Charlie Cowan
Football Player (uncredited) Football Player (uncredited)   See fewer
Garrett Craig
Swimmer (uncredited) Swimmer (uncredited)   See fewer
Paul D'Amato
Swimmer's Friend (uncredited) Swimmer's Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
Robert Fortier
Wealthy Man in Restaurant (uncredited) Wealthy Man in Restaurant (uncredited)   See fewer
Allan Graf
Football player (uncredited) Football player (uncredited)   See fewer
Bryant Gumbel
TV Sportscaster (uncredited) TV Sportscaster (uncredited)   See fewer
Jim Healy
TV Sportscaster (uncredited) TV Sportscaster (uncredited)   See fewer
Chick Hearn
Radio Announcer (uncredited) Radio Announcer (uncredited)   See fewer
Ray Pourchot
Board Member (uncredited) Board Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Nick Raymond
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
Elliott Reid
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
Roberto Rodriguez
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
Byron Webster
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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