Henry Poole Is Here

"Changing his attitude will take a miracle."

Henry Poole is Here is a drama. This movie follows Henry Poole who is suffering from a terminal illness. He buys a home in Los Angeles and spends his days drinking whiskey and eating pizza. His neighbor named Esperanza is very religious and see the face of Jesus Christ in a stain inside his home. She even brings a local priest in to bless the home. Henry starts to come around and becomes friends with Dawn and her young daughter.

After seeing the stain the young girls starts becoming social again. A near blind friends comes and see the stain of Jesus. After that she can see perfectly again. Henry does not believe in this stain and smashes it. This weakens his home and the entire house crashes down around him. Henry is taking to the hospital where he is greeted by all of his neighbors. Henry finds out more information about his health condition and that is it slowly getting better. At this point Henry starts to believe that good things can happen.

The movie stars Luke Wilson, Adriana Barraza, and George Lopez.

| 2008 | 1 hr 40 min | 6.5/10
Mark Pellington
Henry Poole Is Here

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