Heaven


1h 20m 1987

Film Details

MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Documentary
Interview
Release Date
1987
Production Company
20th Century Fox; CFI Hollywood; Cinema Service; Clein + Feldman Inc; Cynosure Films; Gaumont; Janus Films; John E. Allen Archives; Location Sound; MGM/UA Studio Facilities; Paramount Pictures; Perpetual Motion Picture; Perpetual Motion Pictures; RKO Pictures; Sound One; Transit Film Gmbh; Turner Entertainment Company; Universal Clearances
Distribution Company
Filmwelt Verleih; Island Pictures
Location
New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 20m

Synopsis

Crew

Maureen D Angelinetta

Assistance

Harold Arlen

Song ("Over The Rainbow")

Elena Asciu

Assistance

Paul Barnes

Editor

Lisa Barnick

Assistance

John Barone

Assistance

Ethyl Becker

Assistance

Susan Beeson

Assistance

Michael Binlow

Assistance

Michael Black

Assistance

Dennis Brown

Assistance

Diana Brown

Assistance

Mary Beth Brown

Music Research

Suki Buchman

Apprentice Editor

Daniel Bushnell

Assistance

John Calbrese

Song Performer ("My Blue Heaven")

Peter F Chaikin

Sound Recording (Los Angeles)

Marc Chelnik

Assistance

Mark Christopher

Transcripts

Jean Cocteau

Other

Elisa Cohen

Apprentice Editor

Marc Connelly

Other

Sam Cooke

Song Performer ("That'S Heaven To Me")

Sam Cooke

Song

Dominic Cortese

Song Performer ("My Blue Heaven" "Over The Rainbow")

Sean Coughlin

Assistance

Catherine E. Coulson

Camera Assistant (Los Angeles)

Margie Crimmons

Assistance

Pat Crown

Assistance

Steve Cunningham

2nd Assistant Camera (Los Angeles)

Alfonso D'artegna

Music; Music Director ("Padre Pio De Pietrelcina")

Kevin Davis

Carpenter

Walter Donaldson

Song ("My Blue Heaven")

Jeff Dowd

Producer'S Representative

Jeff Down

Assistance

Johnny Dynell

Assistance

Fred Elmes

Director Of Photography

Susan Emerling

Associate Producer

Susan Emerling

Clearances (Archival Footage)

William K Everson

Archival Footage

William K Everson

Consultant (Archival Footage)

Leon Falk

Assistance

Bruce Fedarka

2nd Assistant Camera (Los Angeles)

Bob Finehout

Assistance

Tom Fisher

Assistance

Tom Fleischman

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Red Foley

Song Performer ("I'Ll Be A Sunbeam")

Paul J Friedman

Sound Effects Engineer (Synclavier)

Peter Fritz

Gaffer (Los Angeles)

Gilbert Gabriel

Song ("Heaven")

Ted Galiano

Assistance

Victoria Garvin

Apprentice Editor

Jody Gilberti

Assistance

Kristin R Glover

Camera Assistant (Los Angeles)

Kevin P Green

Research (Archival Footage)

Kathryn Grody

Assistance

Lee Dicks Guice

Assistance

Anna Gustafson

Assistance

Dorothy Hall

Assistance

Jack Hall

Assistance

E. Y. Harburg

Song ("Over The Rainbow")

Deborah Harry

Assistance

George Herndon

Assistance

Leslie Hill

Camera Assistant (Los Angeles)

Barry Hirsch

Assistance

Arnold J Holland

Production Executive (Rvp)

Bob Huggins

Assistance

Todd Jared

Electrician

Larry Joachim

Archival Footage

Georgia Kacandes

Transcripts

Carol Kane

Assistance

Michael William Katz

Gaffer (Los Angeles)

John E Kaufer

Sound Recording (Los Angeles)

William Keighley

Other

Bridget Kelly

Production Assistant

Joe Kelly

Director Of Photography

Joe Kelly

Producer

Joseph J Kelly

Producer

Mame Kennedy

Assistant Editor

Mame Kennedy

Stock Footage Coordinator

Kate Kevorkian

Production Coordinator (Los Angeles)

Cotti Killbanks

Assistance

Tom Kuhn

Executive Producer

Gerald L'equier

Assistance

Nick Laird-clowes

Song ("Heaven")

Fritz Lang

Other

Michael Lavalley

Carpenter

Ed Layton

Electrician

Michael Lembo

Assistance

Skip Lievsay

Sound Editor

Kate Linforth

Production Assistant

Barbara Ling

Art Direction

Heather Ling

Production Assistant

Steve W Litt

Grip (Los Angeles)

Guy Lombardo

Song Arranger

Guy Lombardo

Song Performer ("Auld Lang Syne")

Ed London

Assistance

Fred Lowery

Song Performer ("Goin' Home")

John Lurie

Assistance

Jack Lusk

Assistance

Ileen Maisel

Assistance

John Malcolm

Song ("Non Stop")

Daria Mallinchak

Research (Archival Footage)

Henry Mancini

Song

Henry Mancini

Song Performer ("Peter Gunn Theme")

Morgan Mason

Assistance

Joseph Meyer

Apprentice Editor

Mollie Miller

Assistance

Charles Mitchell

Executive Producer

Carrie Modine

Assistance

Matthew Modine

Assistance

Scott Molampy

Airbrush Art

Tom Moore

Sound Recording (Los Angeles)

Ivan Morgan

Carpenter

Patrick Murphy

Assistance

Kenneth M Nail

Archival Footage

Pat Newcomb

Assistance

Steve Newman

Assistance

Ivy Orta

Assistance

Noelle Penraat

Other

Estus Pirkle

Archival Footage

Michael Powell

Other

Richard Prelinger

Consultant (Archival Footage)

Emeric Pressburger

Other

Tina Preston

Production Assistant

Louise Quinn

Electrician

Pierce Rafferty

Research (Archival Footage)

Brent Richardson

Title Design

Lionel Richie

Song

Lionel Richie

Song Performer ("Endless Love")

Phillip L Rosen

Production Executive (Rvp)

Diana Ross

Song Performer ("Endless Love")

Susanne Rostock

Assistant

Arlyne Rothberg

Executive Producer

Michael Schuler

Assistance

Bruce Shaw

Sound Editor Assistant

Bruce Shaw

Associate Editor

Jules Shear

Assistance

Richard Sheckman

Research (Archival Footage)

Howard Shore

Music

Bill Smith

Assistance

Janice F. Sperling

Transcripts

Steven Spielberg

Assistance

Sue Steinberg

Assistance

Tom Stovall

Associate Producer (Los Angeles)

Evelyn Tecotzky

Assistance

Mario Testani

Assistance

David Thaxton

Research (Archival Footage)

Frederick Tuten

Assistance

Lou Valentino

Assistance

Robert Wallerstein

Assistance

Debbie Watt

Production Assistant

Michael D Weldon

Research (Archival Footage)

Alfred Wertheimer

Assistance

Dean Wetherell

Sound Editor Assistant

George Whiting

Song ("My Blue Heaven")

Jonathan Williams

Other

Hal Willner

Music

Hal Wilner

Music Research

Frank Yablans

Assistance

Ruth Zitter

Assistance

Lisa Zuria

Transcripts

Film Details

MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Documentary
Interview
Release Date
1987
Production Company
20th Century Fox; CFI Hollywood; Cinema Service; Clein + Feldman Inc; Cynosure Films; Gaumont; Janus Films; John E. Allen Archives; Location Sound; MGM/UA Studio Facilities; Paramount Pictures; Perpetual Motion Picture; Perpetual Motion Pictures; RKO Pictures; Sound One; Transit Film Gmbh; Turner Entertainment Company; Universal Clearances
Distribution Company
Filmwelt Verleih; Island Pictures
Location
New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 20m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring April 17, 1987

Released in United States November 1987

Shown at London Film Festival November 1987.

Directorial debut for actress Diane Keaton.

Began shooting January 18, 1986.

Completed shooting October 1986.

Following are the questions asked in the film: "Are you afraid to die?" "What is heaven?" "How does an expert view heaven?" "Is there love in heaven?" "Is there sex in heaven?" "What are the rewards of heaven?" "Have you had a vision?" "How do you get to heaven?" "How do you get to hell?"

Released in United States Spring April 17, 1987

Released in United States November 1987 (Shown at London Film Festival November 1987.)