#123movies #fmovies #putlocker #gomovies #solarmovie #soap2day Watch Full Movie Online Free – Good natured Reverend Henry Biggs finds that his marriage to choir mistress Julia is flagging, due to his constant absence caring for the deprived neighborhood they live in. On top of all this, his church is coming under threat from property developer Joe Hamilton. In desperation, Rev. Biggs prays to God for help – and help arrives in the form of an angel named Dudley. However, Dudley’s arrival seems to cause even more trouble…
Plot: Good natured Reverend Henry Biggs finds that his marriage to choir mistress Julia is flagging, due to his constant absence caring for the deprived neighborhood they live in. On top of all this, his church is coming under threat from property developer Joe Hamilton. In desperation, Rev. Biggs prays to God for help – and help arrives in the form of an angel named Dudley.
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I loved it
A very long time ago I happened on “The Bishop’s Wife” and really liked it, but it wasn’t a Christmas classic and I never saw it again. So when I realized there was a “re-make” I was excited. I liked this story even better! I thought Whitney Houston was terrific and the rest of the characters (especially her mother) were also very enjoyable. Sometimes I just need a break from the mayhem and violence and this is a sweet, uplifting, old-fashioned Christmas pleasure I try to watch every year. If you like Denzel, if you like Lionel Ritchie, if you like Gregory Hines, and especially if you like gospel music, please give this movie a try.
A fine film…
This is a very strong piece of cinema, particularly the performance of Denzel Washington. As always, he shines above all others in his creative endeavors, and though it does not compare overall to his more recent works (i.e. “Man on Fire”, “Training Day”, and “The Hurricane”) it is still a wonderful move. Not actually a remake of “It’s A Wonderful Life,” (an apparently common misconception) the film is a remake of a much older black and white film called either “The Reverend’s Wife” or “The Minister’s Wife” (I am uncertain which). This piece is a step in a different direction from the roles that Washington typically plays. Though it has it’s serious and heavy dramatic moments, the film is, overall, a comedy. And, like his other departure “Training Day,” this film succeeds at what it was attempting to be, a warm and realistic dramedie. If you haven’t seen it yet, it is definitely worth the viewing.
Original Language en
Runtime 2 hr 3 min (123 min)
Genre Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Director Penny Marshall
Writer Robert Nathan (novel), Robert E. Sherwood (earlier screenplay), Leonardo Bercovici (earlier screenplay), Nat Mauldin (screenplay), Allan Scott (screenplay)
Actors Denzel Washington, Whitney Houston, Courtney B. Vance, Gregory Hines
Awards Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 6 nominations.
Production Company Mundy Lane Entertainment
Sound Mix Dolby Digital
Aspect Ratio 1.85 : 1
Camera Panavision Cameras and Lenses
Laboratory Technicolor, Hollywood (CA), USA (prints)
Film Length 3,326 m, 3,399 m (Sweden)
Negative Format 35 mm (Eastman)
Cinematographic Process Spherical
Printed Film Format 35 mm (Eastman)