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A Little Bit of Heaven

Overview


Genre :

Romance, Comedy

Release Date :

May 04, 2012 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Nicole Kassell

Starring :

Kate Hudson, Gael Garcia Bernal, Rosemarie DeWitt, Kathy Bates, Whoopi Goldberg, Lucy Punch, Romany Malco, Steven Weber, Peter Dinklage, Treat Williams

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Don't waste your weekend watch this movie.    Readers  Be the 1st!

1 of 5

“..this movie feels patently fake, with a moral that weirdly implies that a terminal disease is the perfect remedy to thaw a cold heart..”
by Randy Cordova [Arizona Republic]
Review rate : D-

“..this inane movie - with an appropriate expression of omnipotent WTF..”
by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
1 of 4

“..this film is a travesty..”
by Mick LaSalle [San Francisco Chronicle]
0.5 of 4

“..the romantic comedy powers that be will smile upon us all..”
by Matt Pais [RedEye]
“..the film's reassuring nondenominational concept of the afterlife, expressed by a cameo-ingPeter Dinklage, is a long, warm soak-exactly what A Little Bit of Heaven amounts to..”
by Nick Pinkerton [Village Voice]
1 of 5

“..the cinematographer and makeup department ensure she looks conspicuously healthy whenever the story requires a soft-lit interlude..”
by Ben Kenigsberg [Time Out New York]
“..managed to be funny, flip, poignant and even a little profound..”
by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
1 of 5

“..like a juicy behind-the-scenes story..”
by Manohla Dargis [New York Times]
2 of 4

“..in trying to say something upbeat and inspirational about living with cancer, A Little Bit of Heaven makes it seem like a glamorous and appealing way to go..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
1 of 5

“..Gren Wells' screenplay throws around a few ideas about female independence and sexuality, but finally it's as shallow as it is mawkish..”
by Sheri Linden [Los Angeles Times]
“..a moment of silence, please, for Kate Hudson's career..”
1 of 4

“..a film this poorly conceived and executed can't help but reveal its own status as dead on arrival..”
by Andrew Schenker [Slant Magazine]

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