The Other Side of Heaven
The movie The Other Side of Heaven was
based on the book In The Eye of The Storm.
Movie details for The Other Side of Heaven
The movie was released in
2001 and directed by Mitch Davis.
The Other Side of Heaven was produced by Walt Disney Video.
More information on the movie is available on Amazon.com and also IMDb.
Actors on this movie include Christopher Gorham, Anne Hathaway, Joe Folau, Nathaniel Lees, Miriama Smith, Alvin Fitisemanu, Peter Sa'ena Brown, Whetu Fala, Apii McKinley, Paki Cherrington, Tearoa Ngaro, Glynis Paraha, Mary Taio, Fraley Cerutti, Vivian Tuteru, Temupu Tumupu, Nga Jonassen, Josia Taio, Hula Carnahan and Nata George.
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A half-century after the real John Groberg left Idaho to serve a three-year mission in Tonga, actor Christopher Gorham (A Life Less Ordinary) gracefully slips into the Mormon Elder's shoes in The Other Side of Heaven. A gifted cross between Tom Hanks and ... Read More
A half-century after the real John Groberg left Idaho to serve a three-year mission in Tonga, actor Christopher Gorham (A Life Less Ordinary) gracefully slips into the Mormon Elder's shoes in The Other Side of Heaven. A gifted cross between Tom Hanks and Tom Cruise, Gorham effortlessly carries this touching story of a young man's struggle to adapt and thrive in a completely foreign land. He may look like a bar of soap, standing in his suit and tie against the lush palms and shimmering waters of his new surroundings; but as daily island living hits Groberg with death, disease, and natural disaster, this missionary's determination and courage shine through. Heartfelt letters Gorham writes to his true love (sweetly portrayed by Anne Hathaway) and her candid replies underscore profound--or profoundly normal--events and impressions the two experience while apart. It's an uplifting, tear-invoking family drama that benefits even more from fine acting, artful direction, and an Academy Award-winning producer (Gerald R. Molen, Schindler's List). (Ages 10 and older) --Liane Thomas