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The Other Side of Heaven (2001)

PG
113 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

John Groberg, a farm kid from Idaho Falls, crosses an ocean to become a missionary in the remote and exotic Tongan islands during the 1950s.
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Mitch Davis | John H. Groberg (book "In the Eye of the Storm")
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$7,000,000
Opening weekend
$55,765
Gross (US & Canada)
$4,720,371
Gross (World)
$4,760,014
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Apr 12, 2002 (United States)
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Christopher Gorham
John Groberg John Groberg   See fewer
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Anne Hathaway
Jean Sabin Jean Sabin   See fewer
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Lavania Lavania   See fewer
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Paki Cherrington
Minister (as Te Paki Cherrington) Minister (as Te Paki Cherrington)   See fewer
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Ross Duncan
John's Father John's Father   See fewer
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John's Mother John's Mother   See fewer
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Christian Davis
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Tim Holt
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Gerald R. Molen
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Josia Taio
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6.4 / 10 | 3,862 votes