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Issue: Autumn 2104

Heaven is for Real (2014) movie review

A Dose of Religion for the Converted


A small-town father must find the courage and conviction to share his son's extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world.

Which sounds much more interesting than it is. Basically this is Christian propaganda. Trite. Tedious. Typical. Predictable.

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by Ali Kayn
Australian release May 1 2014
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Title: Heaven is for Real (2014)
Written by: Todd Burpo & Lynn Vincent(book "Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back")
Chris Parker & Randall Wallace(screenplay)
Directed by: Randall Wallace
Running time: 99 mins
Rating: PG

The Players: Greg Kinnear, Kelly Reilly, Thomas Haden Church

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