“Heaven Can Wait” quotes(1978)
Plot – Joe Pendleton goes to Heaven due to an angel's error. Mr. Jordan, the superintendent of the afterlife, fixes the error procuring the player a new body. Joe's new appearance is the one of Leo Fansworth, a billionaire who's about to be killed by his wife and his secretary. Despite Joe knows it, he accepts the body, then he falls in love with Betty Logans, a girl who protests against Fanswort's refineries. As Fansworth dies, Joe has to move out from the billionaire's body, but Mr. Jordan gives him a new body again, this time the one of another football champion. Now Joe can finally leads his team to the victory. After the match, Joe loses the memory of the past days but fortunately he doesn't forget Betty.
All actors – Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, James Mason, Jack Warden, Charles Grodin, Dyan Cannon, Buck Henry, Vincent Gardenia, Joseph Maher, Hamilton Camp, Arthur Malet, Stephanie Faracyshow all
“Heaven Can Wait” Quotes 10 quotes
“The likelihood of one individual being right increases in direct proportion to the intensity with which others are trying to prove him wrong.”
“I don't know you well enough for you to hurt me.”
“- Joe Pendleton: Do I... play Polo?
- Sisk: Not really, sir.”
“- Joe Pendleton: I'm starting against Dallas? What about Jarrett?
- Max Corkle: They don't want to go with Jarrett. They want to go with you. Happy Birthday, Joe!”
“- Joe Pendleton: She loves me, Mr. Jordan!
- Mr. Jordan: Joe, you must abide by what is written.”
“This isn't going to work. You're playing football with a bunch of butlers!”
“He's looking awful good.”
“I'm not really Leo Farnsworth.”