A Little Bit of Heaven
- 1 hr 46 min
The film entitled A Little Bit of heaven is a comedy centered on the life and experiences of a lady known as Marley Corbett. Marley Corbett is a light-hearted lady who lives a careless life and does not worry about anything that happens around her. She has a very auspicious career as well as many beautiful and hardworking friends and colleagues whom she loves so much. She is known by the people around her for her sense of humor, her lively attitude and smart nature. At the peak of her career and at a stage of her life where she feels she has everything she needs in life living happy and contented; she finds out from her doctor Dr. Goldstein that she is suffering from a terminal cancer. Dr. Goldstein is however shocked but pleased by the way Marley receives the news of her illness still with a sense of humor and no sign of shock. The film continues one early morning when Marley leaves home for work, looking very pale. This reveals that the signs of the illness are now becoming evident in her system, she also starts experiencing uncontrollable loss of weight. She goes back to the hospital for check up and the doctor confirms it is a terminal colon cancer. Despite her illness however, Marley still lives a life free of anxiety about the future or anything else. One day she goes to the hospital for check up and while unconscious under the effects of anesthesia, she finds herself in a trance and God appears to her. God asks her to make a wish and she wishes for money, the ability to fly and finally to be able to fall in love with a man who will love her even with her illness. After waking up from the dream she falls in love with Julian and they both feel very happy to have each other. The main characters in the film include Kate Hudson starring as Marley Corbett, Gael Garcia starring as Julian, Kathy Bates starring as Beverly Corbett and Lucy Punch starring as Sarah. The film was written by Gren Wells and directed by Nicole Kassell.