Heaven Bound

DVD Release: March 28, 2017
Heaven Bound
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Synopsis

A financially desperate couple rob a mansion and become victims themselves when a dying Christian man traps them inside of it and will not let them leave until they’ve made a decision to follow Jesus.

Dove Review

“Heaven Bound” is a movie that will make you laugh. It features a bumbling criminal and several slapstick scenes. It incorporates a faith message, too. The plot focuses on a couple who have hit rock bottom and their effort to climb back up to financial stability. They plot to steal jewelry from a man, but he catches them. He locks them in his home, determined not to let them out until they are spiritually saved. The film has a lot of humor, including Doc (Danny Vinson) showing the couple, Ted (Michael Joiner) and Josie (Nancy Stafford), the DVD of “Fireproof” to help them improve their marriage. Other comedic moments include slapstick and physical acts of comedy. Ted and Josie do become Christians, and their marriage is saved, and a job opportunity comes along as well.

Another example of the humor is shown in the character of “Moochie” (Torry Martin), who mooches off everybody. In a funny scene, he hits himself in the head while working out with nunchucks. We are pleased to award this funny movie our “Faith-Friendly” Seal for ages 12 and older, although parents should consult the content listing, as they may be fine with kids a bit under 12 watching it.

Content Description

Sex: Kissing between a husband and wife; a card from a game says man was lusting after a woman, and he jokes about it.
Language: OG-1; H (as a biblical place)-3; Bonehead-1; Loser-1; Stupid-1
Violence: Dog gets tail stuck in fan and the fur flies; dog's fur cut off with a paper cutter, but dog is not hurt; elevator door closes on dog's tail, and he's heard yelping; not shown, but man forgets dog is on top of his car and drives off (played for humor); flower pot falls on man, but he's okay (played for humor); man threatens to cram something down another man's throat; man hits himself in head with nunchucks; man holds gun on people to rob them, but he is stopped and gun is held on woman; man's arm is grazed as he is shot; burglar is knocked out with small object.
Drugs: None
Nudity: None
Other: A comment about the dog being a well-known atheist; mourning over the death of an animal; wife suggests to husband to steal his boss's dead wife's jewelry, and he does and they are caught; man steals a small baby Jesus from a nativity scene; tattoo on a man; toothpick gets stuck in man's stomach and is pulled out.

Info

Company: Drake Films & Torrent Ent.
Director: Gabe McCauley
Genre: Comedy
Runtime: 90 min.
Industry Rating: Not Rated
Reviewer: Edwin L Carpenter