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R| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
Cate Blanchett stars as Philippa, a British teacher living in Turin, Italy, who has seen many friends, including her husband, fall victim to drug overdoses. Philippa has repeatedly contacted the police with information about Turin's biggest drug dealer but, complicit in his dealings, they have completely ignored her. So Philippa decides to dole out her own form of justice with a home-made bomb -- setting her off on a journey from young widow to fugitive on the run.

Cast: Cate Blanchett , Giovanni Ribisi , Remo Girone , Stefania Rocca , Alberto Di Stasio , Stefano Santospago , Alessandro Sperduti , Giovanni Vettorazzo

Director: Tom Tykwer

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: Miramax Films

Heaven (2002)

Release Date: October 4th, 2002|1 hr. 36 min.

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critic reviews (10)
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  • 75
    Edward Guthmann San Francisco Chronicle

    A mystical tale of two souls, joined in love but divided in society, seeking redemption and understanding before they pass to another plane. show more

  • 50
    Mike Clark USA Today

    Heaven is saved only by the power of an occasional hypnotic image. show more

  • 90
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    Mr. Tykwer's hands the movie changes almost magically from drama to chase to romance. As it does so its moral weight lessens; by the end there is less than what first engaged the mind. What meets the eye, though, is unforgettable. show more

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