Heaven Is For Real Movie

Heaven Is For Real movie poster

Who's Involved:

Greg Kinnear, Randall Wallace, Thomas Haden Church, Joe Roth, Kelly Reilly, T.D. Jakes, Margo Martindale, Jacob Vargas, Connor Corum, Jon Ted Wynne, Christopher Parker, Danso Gordon

Release Date:

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 (Nationwide)

thematic material including some medical situations

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

The true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son’s extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world.

The film stars Greg Kinnear as Todd Burpo and co-stars Kelly Reilly as Sonja Burpo, the real-life couple whose son Colton (newcomer Connor Corum) claims to have visited Heaven during a near death experience. Colton recounts the details of his amazing journey with childlike innocence and speaks matter-of-factly about things that happened before his birth ... things he couldn't possibly know. Todd and his family are then challenged to examine the meaning from this remarkable event.

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Who stars in Heaven Is For Real: Cast List

... Sonja Burpo

"The Take" , "Eli"  

... Todd Burpo

"Crisis" , "Misbehaviour"  

... Colton

"The Stray"  

"Mother's Day" , "Uncle Frank"  

"Easy A" , "John Carter"  

... Mr. Jackson


... Michael

"Princess Of The Row" , "The Hills Have Eyes 2"  

... Ray

"Dear Wendy"  

Who's making Heaven Is For Real: Crew List

A look at the Heaven Is For Real behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Randall Wallace last directed Secretariat. The film's writer Christopher Parker last wrote Wolf Boy and 44.


T.D. Jakes
Joe Roth

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Production: What we know about Heaven Is For Real?

Key Facts

  1. A young boy discovers heaven is for real in a gripping drama.
  2. Based on the #1 New York Times best-selling book of the same name by Todd Burpo and Lynn Vincent.

Filming Timeline

  1. November 2013: The film was in Completed status.
  2. April 2013: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  3. August 2012: The film was in Development status.
  4. May 2011: The film was in Announced status.

Heaven Is For Real Release Date: When was the film released?

Heaven Is For Real was released in 2014 on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 (Nationwide release). There were 1 other movie released on the same date, including Antboy.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

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