Heaven can wait
- DVD COMEDY (CEN)
Don Ameche, Gene Tierney, Charles Coburn, Marjorie Main, Spring Byington, Signe Hasso, Laird Cregar.
[United States] : The Criterion Collection, c2005.
1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Deceased turn-of-the century playboy Henry Van Cleve presents himself to the outer offices of Hades, where he asks a bemused Satan for permission to enter the gates of hell. Though the devil doubts that Henry's sins qualify him for eternal damnation, Henry proceeds to recount a lifetime of wooing and pursing women, his long, happy marriage to Martha notwithstanding.
Videodisc release of the 1943 motion picture.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Based on the play "Birthday" by Lazlo Bus-Fekete.