Director: Penny Marshall

Writer(s): Robert Nathan (novel), Robert E. Sherwood, Leonardo Bercovici, Nat Mauldin, Allan Scott  (screenplay)

Actors: Denzel Washington, Whitney Houston, Courtney B. Vance, Gregory Hines, Jenifer Lewis, Loretta Devine, Justin Pierre Edmund, Lionel Richie, William James Stiggers Jr., Marcella Lowery, Cissy Houston, Darvel Davis Jr.

Synopsis: 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…

Release Date: December 13, 1996 (USA) | Length: 123 min | Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy | MPAA Rating: Rated PG for brief mild language.

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