A Little Bit of Heaven Synopsis
After learning she has terminal cancer, a free-spirited young woman falls in love with her doctor.
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Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
You should know right up front that even if you realize you're being manipulated you are probably going to weep anyway.
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ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
What's missing is honesty. It has been supplanted by artifice.
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Movieline

By Stephanie Zacharek
The tiniest bit of Hudson's wrinkly-crinkly cuteness goes a long way, and in A Little Bit of Heaven, watching her waste away becomes slow...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
In the long history of bad movies about bad illnesses, A Little Bit of Heaven just might be the worst.
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Slant Magazine

By Andrew Schenker
Unsurprisingly for a film detailing terminal disease, this is a largely solemn affair, often verging on morbidity in its elongated...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
An awkward mixture of melodrama and whimsical romantic comedy that should make the briefest of appearances in theaters before, like its...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Terminal colon cancer has never looked more fetching than in the critically ill romantic-disease comedy A Little Bit of Heaven.
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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
With the abysmal A Little Bit of Heaven, Kate Hudson's possibly unprecedented losing streak remains unbroken: She hasn't made a good movie...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
As far as director Nicole Kassell and writer Gren Wells are concerned, the C in Big C must stand for cute. The film reaches into the pits...
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Droolingly stupid weepie. Useful tip: The movie dies way quicker than she does.
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A Little Bit of Heaven

By soonerookie
Very good movie. A tear jerker, but still a very good movie....

A Little Bit of Heaven

By Marielena65
I absolutely loved this movie. It had a lot of heart warming moments as well as happy, funny and sad moments....

Not Kate's fault

By mwinchester881
Clearly Heaven is not Hudson's best work by any means but I don't think the blame can be in any way placed on Kate. It was made on a shoestring budget and they made do w/ what they had to work w/. ...

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perfect

By maria--- ?????
I would love 2 go see this movie because know a days u see more and more people with the sad news of cancer and I just think that this movie is the best of most movies ever...

By E-Chow
A really good movie with happy, sad, funny moments...

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Rated PG-13 | For Crude References, Sexual Content and Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 14 & under Bizarre combo of terminal cancer weepy and sexy romcom.
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POSITIVE MESSAGES
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CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
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