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Seven Minutes in Heaven (1985)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 9 May 1985 (USA)
Natalie Becker, a beautiful A-student, is staying home alone Together and apart, the three 15-year-olds learn much about life, maturity, and love.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Natalie Becker
Byron Thames ...
Jeff Moran
Polly Franklin
Alan Boyce ...
James Casey
Michael Zaslow ...
Natalie's Father
Jeff's Mother
Jeff's Stepfather
Zoo Knudsen
Bill the Photographer
Dr. Rodney
Michael Higgins ...
Senator Peterson
Aunt Gail
Paul Martell ...
White House Aide
Margo Skinner ...
Polly's Mother


Natalie Becker is staying at home studying and working on an essay to meet the president while her father is away. Jeffrey Moran, a childhood friend (whom her father does not know) is having trouble with his stepfather, Jeremy, who is an immature bully, so she lets him stay with her. All sorts of trouble and misunderstandings ensue. Natalie's best friend Polly tries to date a pro baseball player, Zoo Knudson, and is very intrusive on Natalie's personal life, jumping to hasty conclusions. She is also ready to jump on a plane to New York to be with Zoo. Written by Scott Hutchins <scottandrewh@home.com>

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When you're fifteen, being in love is more than just...


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9 May 1985 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Deslices de joventud  »

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In the part where Natalie Becker talks to the Vice President - saying, "I wrote you a letter," a boom mic is visible for 1 sec. on the top part of the screen. See more »


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3 July 2002 | by See all my reviews

I've been a Jennifer Connelly fan since Phenomena, and after I heard about seven minutes in heaven, I saw it as soon as I could. The movie is not only a comedy if you think a lot of these things most of us went through as kids and are currently going through not only was the movie terrific led by the phenomenal jennifer connelly it captivated my attention that this movie was terrifically written directed and acted out it was one good deal I loved it and have watched it again and again and for those of you who enjoy a good laugh or love jennifer connelly you to can not put off seeing this movie!!!!

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