A Gift From Heaven Poster

Release Date: 1994

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary
Born of an incestuous relationship between his uncle and his mother, Ma Samuals (Sharon Farrell), Charlie (David Steen) is a mentally disabled young man. Living in the rural South with Ma and his adopted sister, Messy (Gigi Rice), Charlie gets another family member at his impoverished home when Cousin Anna (Sarah Trigger) arrives after losing her parents. Anna's presence changes the fragile dynamic of the household, leading to a series of emotional confrontations.

Cast: Sharon Farrell, Gigi Rice, David Steen, Sarah Trigger, Gene Lythgow, Mark Ruffalo, Nicholas Worth, Molly McClure

Director: Jack Lucarelli

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Emotional, Son, 1970s, Mother, Transformation, Forbidden love