Oh, God! Book II

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"That's right, I made another movie. You know me, I can't stop creating."
  • PG
  • 1980
  • 1 hr 34 min
  • 5.3  (2,493)
  • 35

Oh, God! Book II is a 1980 American comedy film that serves as a sequel to the 1977 hit movie Oh, God!. The film stars George Burns, who reprises his role as God, Suzanne Pleshette, and David Birney, and was directed by Gilbert Cates. The movie is produced by Warner Bros. Pictures. The plot of the movie revolves around the story of a struggling married couple, Paula (Suzanne Pleshette) and Don (David Birney) who live in Southern California with their two children. Paula is a devout Catholic who has been going through a tough time in her personal life. She is worried about her husband Don who is having difficulty finding a job and supporting the family. Paula's faith in God is tested when she begins to doubt that he exists.

Meanwhile, God decides to make a return visit to Earth and enlists the help of an angel named Tracy Richards (Louanne Sirota). Tracy is sent to find a new messenger to deliver God's message to the people of Earth. While on Earth, she witnesses the struggles of Paula and Don, and decides to help them overcome their problems.

God reveals himself to Don and tells him that he has been chosen to be the new messenger. Don is initially skeptical and does not believe that God exists. However, God tells him that he will give him powers that will help him connect with others.

As Don gains confidence in his new role as the messenger, he competes in a game show contest to prove that he has been given divine powers. Don's newfound faith in God inspires many others, including his wife Paula.

The movie showcases the struggles and the conflicts between the principles of faith and the realities of life. It portrays the journey of the characters as they navigate through their struggles and come to a realization of the power of faith.

The movie has a good blend of humor, drama, and emotion, with satire regarding the game show industry and the excesses of society. The performances of the cast are engaging and humorous, especially that of George Burns who continues to exude charm as God. Suzanne Pleshette and David Birney deliver commendable performances as struggling couple Paula and Don.

The movie's theme of faith, struggle, and redemption resonates with many audiences worldwide. It is a heartwarming and inspiring story that reminds us of the power of faith and belief in the divine.

In conclusion, Oh, God! Book II is a worthy sequel to the original movie, with a well-written script and engaging performances. It is a must-watch for fans of the original film and a recommended watch for anyone who enjoys a lighthearted and uplifting movie.

Oh, God! Book II is a 1980 fantasy movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 34 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.3 and a MetaScore of 35.

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    5.3  (2,493)
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