Pennies from Heaven

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"There's a world on both sides of the rainbow where songs come true and every time it rains, it rains..."
  • R
  • 1981
  • 1 hr 48 min
  • 6.5  (5,239)
  • 64

In 1934 Chicago, a music salesman named Arthur feels sad that real life can't be like the hit songs he sells. Despairing over his failed business and marriage, he meets and falls for a schoolteacher named Eileen. Their brief affair changes her life irrevocably, though it's some time before Arthur realizes it. This 1981 film is a Depression-era musical starring Steve Martin as Arthur and Bernadette Peters as Eileen. Christopher Walken also has a memorable role in a film marked for its 1930s-style songs and fantasy-dream type sequences.

Pennies from Heaven
Pennies From Heaven
Pennies From Heaven

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In 1934 Chicago, a music salesman named Arthur feels sad that real life can't be like the hit songs he sells. Despairing over his failed business and marriage, he meets and falls for a schoolteacher named Eileen. Their brief affair changes her life irrevocably, though it's some time before Arthur realizes it. This 1981 film is a Depression-era musical starring Steve Martin as Arthur and Bernadette Peters as Eileen. Christopher Walken also has a memorable role in a film marked for its 1930s-style songs and fantasy-dream type sequences.

Pennies from Heaven is a 1981 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 48 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5 and a MetaScore of 64.

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  • Release Date
    1981
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 48 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (5,239)
  • Metascore
    64