Heaven Can Wait (1978 movie)

1978 film by Warren Beatty, Buck Henry

Heaven Can Wait is a 1978 American fantasy comedy movie co-directed by Warren Beatty and Buck Henry. It is about a young man (played by Beatty) being mistakenly taken to heaven by his guardian angel.

Heaven Can Wait
Directed by
Screenplay by
Based onHeaven Can Wait
by Harry Segall
Produced byWarren Beatty
CinematographyWilliam A. Fraker
Edited by
Music byDave Grusin
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
  • June 28, 1978 (1978-06-28)
Running time
101 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
Budget$6 million[2]
Box office$98.8 million[3]

The movie was nominated for nine Academy Awards. The cast includes Beatty, Julie Christie, and Jack Warden.

References change

  1. "Heaven Can Wait (A)". British Board of Film Classification. July 11, 1978. Retrieved November 22, 2016.
  2. "AFI|Catalog".
  3. "Heaven Can Wait, Box Office Information". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved May 26, 2014.