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Almost an Angel (1990)

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A small-time crook becomes convinced he has become an angel after a traumatic incident and resolves to perform the work of one.

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Cast

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Terry Dean
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Steve Garner
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Rose Garner
Doreen Lang ...
Mrs. Garner
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Father
Ruth Warshawsky ...
Irene Bealeman
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George Bealeman
Michael Alldredge ...
Det. Sgt. Freebody
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Det. Bill
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Travis Venable ...
Bubba
Robert Sutton ...
Guido
Ben Slack ...
Rev. Barton, TV Evangelist
Troy Curvey Jr. ...
Tom the Guard
Eddie Frias ...
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Storyline

Terry Dean is an electronics wizard and thief. After he is released from jail, he is hit by a car while saving a little girl life. While in the hospital, he dreams that God visits him and tells him he's an Angel, and must start doing good things to make up for his past life. Not believing it at first, he soon becomes convinced he must be an Angel. Not having any Angel powers yet, he must use his own experiences and talents to make good things happen. Written by Brian W Martz <B.Martz@Genie.com>

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This time, the guy from down under is working for the man upstairs. See more »

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19 December 1990 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Casi un ángel  »

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$25,000,000 (estimated)

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$9,100,618 (USA)
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Final film of Hank Worden. See more »

Goofs

(at around 1 min) The priest is shown Terry's arrest record by a police officer. The record is for an arrest on January 12, 1986, and shows his date of birth as October 25, 1952, and his age as 37. Terry would have been 33 on that date in 1986, not 37. See more »

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Enjoyable and warm
22 September 2003 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

Just like Crocodile Dundee this is a humor-packed film from beginning to end. Paul Hogan is as charming and charismatic as ever and the jokes are at five minute-intervals, enough to make it a somewhat serious (and sad) film.I am glad I stumbled across this film, as I think you will be.


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