Heavens Above!1963

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Heavens Above!
Directed by:
John Boulting and Roy Boulting

"Heavens Above!" (also known as "Lassù qualcuno mi attende", "Himmlische Freuden") is a Comedy film directed by John Boulting and Roy Boulting, released on May 20 of 1963 in the USA . Peter Sellers and Cecil Parker are starring, alongside Isabel Jeans, Ian Carmichael, Bernard Miles and Brock Peters.

Who is the director of "Heavens Above!":

Heavens Above! was directed by John Boulting and Roy Boulting.

John Boulting was an English producer, director, and writer. Before making Heavens Above!, he had directed Suspect, released in 1960, I'm All Right Jack (1959), Lucky Jim (1957), Private's Progress (1956), Seagulls Over Sorrento (1954), and The Magic Box (1951).

Roy Boulting was an English director, writer, screenwriter, and producer. Before making Heavens Above!, he had directed A French Mistress, released in 1960, Suspect (1960), Carlton-Browne of the F.O. (1959), Brothers in Law (1957), Seagulls Over Sorrento (1954), and Single-Handed (1953). Since, Roy Boulting directed The Family Way, released in 1966, There's a Girl in My Soup (1970), Soft Beds, Hard Battles (1974).

When was "Heavens Above!" released:

Heavens Above! was initally released in the United States on Monday, May 20, 1963.. This was fifty-six (56) years ago.

It has been released on Tuesday, June 11, 1963 in the United Kingdom.

Who is at the casting of "Heavens Above!":

At the casting of Heavens Above! we find Peter Sellers, previously seen in The Wrong Arm of the Law (1963) and The Dock Brief (1962); Cecil Parker (The Amorous Prawn (1962), The Brain (1962)); Isabel Jeans (A Breath of Scandal (1960), Gigi (1958)) [ more... ]

  • Basil Dignam and Peter Sellers, Ian Carmichael, Irene Handl, Miles Malleson, Kenneth Griffith, John Comer also appeared in I'm All Right Jack, released in 1959.
  • Basil Dignam and Ian Carmichael, Irene Handl, Miles Malleson, Eric Barker, Kenneth Griffith also worked together in Brothers in Law, released in 1957.
  • Basil Dignam and Ian Carmichael, Miles Malleson, William Hartnell, Kenneth Griffith can all be seen in Private's Progress, released in 1956.
  • Cecil Parker, Bernard Miles, Miles Malleson, William Hartnell and Joan Hickson can all be seen in The Magic Box, released in 1951.
  • Basil Dignam and Peter Sellers, Irene Handl, Miles Malleson, Kenneth Griffith also appeared in Carlton-Browne of the F.O., released in 1959.
  • Cecil Parker, Irene Handl, Eric Barker and Basil Dignam also appeared together in The Pure Hell of St. Trinian's, released in 1960.
  • Eric Barker and Ian Carmichael, Irene Handl also worked together in Left Right and Centre, released in 1959.
  • John Comer and Peter Sellers, Eric Barker can be seen in There's a Girl in My Soup, released in 1970.
  • Peter Sellers, Miriam Karlin and Roy Kinnear can all be seen in The Millionairess, released in 1960.
  • Joan Hickson and Irene Handl, Eric Barker also worked together in Carry on, Constable, released in 1960.
  • Kenneth Griffith and Cecil Parker, Irene Handl can all be seen in A French Mistress, released in 1960.
  • Eric Barker and Cecil Parker, Miriam Karlin can be seen in On the Fiddle, released in 1961.
  • Basil Dignam and Eric Barker, William Hartnell also appeared in Carry on Sergeant, released in 1958.
  • Kenneth Griffith and Peter Sellers, Miles Malleson also worked together in The Naked Truth, released in 1957.
  • William Hartnell and Cecil Parker, Irene Handl can all be seen in The Night We Dropped a Clanger, released in 1959.
  • Eric Sykes, Miriam Karlin and Eric Barker can all be seen in The Bargee, released in 1964.
  • Joan Hickson and Eric Barker, William Hartnell also appeared in That's Carry On, released in 1977.

What is the Storyline of "Heavens Above!":

The plot features Sellers as a naive but caring prison chaplain accidentally assigned as vicar to a small and prosperous country town of Orbiston Parva, in place of Ian Carmichael's upper-class cleric, with whom he shares a name. His belief in charity and forgiveness sets him at odds with the locals, whose assertions that they are good, Christian people are in Smallwood's view belied by their behaviour and ideas. He creates social ructions by appointing a black dustman (Brock Peters) as his churchwarden, [...]

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