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Heaven Can Wait

1943

Cast: Gene Tierney, Don Ameche, Charles Coburn
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
Writer: Samson Raphaelson
Cinematographer: Edward Cronjager
Editor: Dorothy Spencer
Production Designers: James Basevi, Leland Fuller
Production Company: Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.

Twentieth Century-Fox president Spyros Skouras believed that HEAVEN CAN WAIT (1943) was "one of the most important films ever to be released by the organization." The picture, which marked Ernst Lubitsch's first production for Fox and his first film in Technicolor—a process that was very uncommon for movies other than musicals and large epic spectacles at the time—received Oscar® nominations for Best Picture, Best Cinematography (Color) and Best Direction. It competed against CASABLANCA that year… Learn more at the AFI Catalog

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