Movies like Heaven Sent

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Heaven Sent (1994)
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Heaven Sent (1994)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eddie, a fourteen-year-old juvenile delinquent of sorts, collides with a car during a petty theft and dies in the hospital. Due to some confusion in heaven, however, he is given three days to clean up his life with the help of a beginner angel - and save his mom.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: miraculous event, juvenile delinquent, supernatural, family, youth, reincarnation, crimes, misfit, family relations, parents and children, destiny, family life, teenage life, society, starting over, redemption, juvenile delinquency, collision, hopes, afterlife, teenager, basketball, angel, death, doctor ...
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Heaven Sent

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, semi serious, feel good and humorous films with plots about family, family relations, hopes, youth, supernatural, imaginary and family life mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Family genres. Some movies like Heaven Sent: The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012), Touched by an Angel (1994), Christmas Spirit (2011), What If... (2010), In His Father's Shoes (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A childless couple bury a box in their backyard, containing all of their wishes for an infant. Soon, a child is born, though Timothy Green is not all that he appears.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wish come true, miraculous event, soccer, parents and children, family values, family, desire, couple relations, family relations, hopes, childbirth, young love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Touched by an Angel (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Touched by an Angel is an American drama series that premiered on CBS on September 21, 1994 and ran for 211 episodes and nine seasons until its conclusion on April 27, 2003. Created by John Masius and produced by Martha Williamson, the series stars ...
Style: inspirational, semi serious, uplifting, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: angel, hopes, religion, family, supernatural, religions or cults, working undercover, human spirit, miraculous event, destiny, good deed, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Christmas Spirit (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cynical youth whose mother is about to lose her job right before the holidays is visited by a magical Christmas spirit.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family life, youth, parents and children, unemployment, family relations, supernatural, friendship, miraculous event, family, teenage life, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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What If... (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Fifteen years ago, Ben Walker made a decision to leave his college sweetheart and ultimately his faith, in order to pursue a lucrative business opportunity. Now with a high-paying career and a trophy fiancé, he is visited by an angel, who gives him ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, light, captivating ...
Plot: family, fish out of water, angel, family relations, spirituality, disorder, family life, lifestyle, miraculous event, parents and children, introspection, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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In His Father's Shoes (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A fortyish cancer-stricken, emaciated Frank Crosby and his fifteen-year-old son Clay, who is the healthful, youthful image of his father, are spending an afternoon enjoying the atmosphere of Venice Beach. They enter Oddities, a store where the gypsy ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: youth, switching roles, hopes, family, estrangement, family relations, homecoming, family life, parents and children, teenage life, time travel, cancer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
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Fluke (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Workaholic Thomas Johnson dies in an auto accident and comes back to life as a dog. Remembering some of who he was, he returns to his wife and son to protect them from the man who caused his accident. But, as time goes by, he remembers more of his ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: reincarnation, talking dog, dog, family relations, family life, human becoming an animal, getting home, afterlife, starting over, family, parent child relationship, hopes ...
Place: usa
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45%
The Dust Factory (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ryan is a teenager who lacks the ability to speak. One day, Ryan falls off a bridge and he finds himself transported to a strange fantasy world where he encounters his Grandpa Randolph (Armin Mueller-Stahl) and a pretty girl named Melanie (Hayden ...
Style: touching, semi serious
Plot: afterlife, self discovery, teenage life, friendship, young heroes, introspection, destiny, road not taken, adolescence vs adulthood, supernatural, youth, misfit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Defending Your Life (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an afterlife resembling the present-day US, people must prove their worth by showing in court how they have demonstrated courage.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, melancholic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: afterlife, heaven, destiny, romance, starting over, fall in love, hopes, supernatural, couple relations, life & death, death, redemption ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Mo (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Every kid wants to be cool and fit in - life's a blast even when you're different. When Mo's reflection is revealed, he sees a body that doesn't quite resemble any of his peers. Here, he tells the tale of his youth, growing up on ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, friendship, teenage life, disability, optimism, family problems, parents and children, physical appearance, social misfits, youth, society, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Highway to Heaven (1984)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Highway to Heaven is an American television drama series which ran on NBC from 1984 to 1989. The series aired for five seasons, running a total of 111 episodes. It was shot entirely in California.
Style: uplifting, serious, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: angel, odd couple, redemption, friendship, guardian angel, supernatural, fish out of water, hopes, unlikely partners, partners, human nature, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Pete's Christmas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An overlooked middle child finds himself in the unexpected spotlight when he realizes his family's terrible Christmas day keeps repeating. As the only one experiencing the day over and over, he decides to use his unique gift to give the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: time loop, christmas, starting over, family relations, family, youth, parents and children, hopes, holiday, christmas season, teenager, siblings relations ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Mrs. Ashboro's Cat (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Wes Merritt and his daughter Natalie (14) get more than they bargained for when they buy an old house that was formerly inhabited by the nice old Mrs. Ashboro and her pet cat, Margaret. When strange things start happening in the house, all fingers ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, mystery, starting over, disorder, haunted house, youth, parents and children, teenage life, family relations, family, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Call Me Mrs. Miracle (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mrs Merkle (or Mrs. Miracle as she is know by some) finds herself in a toy department of a department store that is having all kinds of financial problems, but leave it to this kind lady as she will get the Christmas spirit flowing very freely at ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, department store, winter, parents and children, miraculous event, love and romance, family relations, hopes, wizards and magicians, holiday, friendship, supernatural ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Miracle (2000)
Genre: Family, Musical, Drama, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: What do you do if you're twelve years old, your mum is a neurotic babbler, your best friend is hitting on the girl you love, and you're the only guy in your class who doesn't yet sport pubes ...? For Dennis P. there's only one ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, youth, teenage life, mischievous children, wish come true, young heroes, child as adult, parents and children, best friends, hopes, family, magic ...
Place: denmark, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Littlest Angel (1969)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Adapted from the book by Charles Tazewell. Michael, a shepherd boy living in Biblical times, finds himself transported to Heaven on his eighth birthday. Michael doesn't fully understand where he is, or why he's there. A guardian angel ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: heaven, family relations, animal life, disorder, religions or cults, ancient history, miraculous event, custody, wish come true, death in the family, supernatural romance, afterlife ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Christmas Box (1995)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A ski-shop owner reluctantly moves himself, his wife, and his daughter in to an estate as live-in help for an elderly widow. While struggling to balance his career and family life, he has recurring dreams about an angel.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, dream, family life, family problems, estate, couples, family relations, hopes, family, self discovery, destiny, couple relations ...
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Always (1989)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Pete Sandich is a reckless fire-fighting pilot who is killed in what was to have been his final mission. Ascending to Heaven, Pete is introduced to business-like angel who instructs the spectral Pete to pass on his aviation knowledge to his young ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, intense, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: afterlife, airplane, ghost, pilot, supernatural, rescue, romance, true love, tragic hero, starting over, guardian angel, aviation ...
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Luck of the Irish (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A teenager must battle for a gold charm to keep his family from being controlled by an evil leprechaun.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family relations, adventure, friendship, teenage life, youth, family life, child as adult, basketball, silly humor, family, legends and myths, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Heaven's Door (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Julie Taylor has a problem how to cope with a pending divorce, find meaningful employment, live with her mother's constant advice and raise her two children. In their small rural town it isn't so much what people say as what they believe. ...
Style: uplifting, sincere, captivating, light, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents and children, supernatural, family, social relations, family relations, youth, small town, miraculous event, small town life, parallel world, parents separation, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Delivering Milo (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A guardian angel has 24 hours to convince a soul that life on Earth is worth the effort.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, captivating, offbeat
Plot: guardian angel, pregnancy, family relations, angel, redemption, ghost, family life, hopes, death, hospital, tour guide, love ...
Place: new york, usa, atlantic city new jersey, atlantic city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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A Dog's Tale (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anything is possible when the Professor tells Tim about a supernova that grants wishes. Unfortunately, when Tim's wish doesn't go as planned, he finds himself in a dog's body!
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: child as adult, mischievous children, adventure, wish come true, treasure hunt, heroes, escapades, daring rescue, youth, hopes, disorder, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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A Lobster Tale (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cody Brewer, a quiet New England fisherman isn't doing too well for himself. His wife feels neglected, and his son keeps getting picked on by the school bully. While out collecting his lobster traps one day, Cody finds a strange green moss that ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, sincere, light, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: miraculous event, family relations, family life, family, moral dilemma, fisherman, supernatural, rivalry, friendship, social relations, down on your luck, superhuman powers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, usa, maine, newfoundland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Superbror (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: "Superbrother" tells the story of Anton, a 10 year old boy desperate for, he says, an older and true brother as Buller, his brother, is autistic. Always distracted looking at the sky, Anton receives an unexpected visit from some stranger ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, captivating, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mischievous children, adventure, wish come true, superhuman powers, young heroes, miraculous event, youth, mentally challenged, heroes, social misfits, disorder, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Twelve Days of Christmas Eve (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Calvin Carter, a successful business executive, has it all, but neglects those closest to him. On Christmas Eve, all that changes when the sign on his office building falls on him. He awakes in a hospital bed, attended to by Angie, a nurse who soon ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: hospital, christmas, redemption, self discovery, introspection, friendship, couple relations, disorder, misfit, holiday, selfishness, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Good Witch's Wonder (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Cassie Nightingale (Bell) finds herself with only days to plan her stepson Brandon's (Knight) wedding to Tara (Leggat) when the happy couple unexpectedly pushes up the date for their big day. Meanwhile, Martha (Disher), the newly elected mayor ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, uncover truth, friendship, family, family relations, small town, social relations, friends, small town life, teenager, smuggling, father figure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Heart and Souls (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A businessman is reunited with the four lost souls who were his guardian angels during childhood, all with a particular purpose to joining the afterlife.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: afterlife, angel, ghost, supernatural, redemption, fear of commitment, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, love, reincarnation, happy ending, life philosophy ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1959, 60s, 90s ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 7K
Teen Spirit (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The story is about Amber, a mean popular girl who gets electrocuted and dies and is not allowed to enter into heaven unless she helps the least popular girl in school become Prom Queen within a week, but things do not go as planned.
Style: entertaining, touching, light, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: high school, popularity, youth, prom, teenage life, social relations, ghost, teenage girl, supernatural, high school life, afterlife, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Miracle Dogs Too (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Zack, a young boy, finds two cocker spaniels caged in the woods and takes them home. The animals, Sissy and Buddy, have magical healing powers that change the people of a small town.
Style: sentimental, serious, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family relations, small town, parents and children, miraculous event, hopes, animal life, human spirit, pets, young heroes, magic, dog, retirement home ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Oh, God! Book II (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Second 'Oh God' movie has God appearing before 11-year-old Tracy Richards to ask for her help to spread his word and influence over the world which she suggests the slogan 'Think God.' Naturaly, Tracy's divorced parents ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, biblical, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: god, school, family relations, religions or cults, supernatural, hopes, youth, society, parents and children, miraculous event, divorced parents, religion ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Christmas Clause (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A stressed out lawyer and mother of three gets her yuletide wish when she wishes to see what her life would be like if she had chosen to pursue her career in Law rather than marrying and becoming a working mother.
Style: light, sincere, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: road not taken, wish come true, dull life, starting over, unfulfillment, family, hopes, christmas, society, youth, adventure, holiday ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%