Here Comes Mr. Jordan Poster

Release Date: May 3rd, 2002

DVD Release Date: February 6th, 2007

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
Boxer Joe Pendleton (Robert Montgomery) is killed in a plane crash on the way to a championship fight. Unfortunately, Joe wasn't supposed to die and is brought up to heaven too soon by an overeager angel (Edward Everett Horton). The angel's boss, Mr. Jordan (Claude Rains), sends Joe back to earth in the body of a murdered playboy to straighten out his life and resume his boxing career. Along the way, he meets an idealistic young woman (Evelyn Keyes) and falls head over heels in love.

Cast: Robert Montgomery, Claude Rains, Evelyn Keyes, Rita Johnson, Edward Everett Horton, James Gleason, John Emery, Lloyd Bridges

Director: Alexander Hall

Genres: Fantasy

Production Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation

Keywords: Offbeat, Hilarious, Melodramatic, Rise, 1940s, Love, Girlfriend, Los Angeles, Heartwarming


Nominated Outstanding Motion Picture
Nominated Cinematography (Black-and-White)
Nominated Actor in a Supporting Role
Nominated Actor
Winner Writing (Screenplay)
Winner Writing (Original Story)
Nominated Directing