Here Comes Mr. Jordan

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Here Comes Mr. Jordan ★★★★ 1941

Montgomery is the young prizefighter killed in a plane crash because of a mix-up in heaven. He returns to life in the body of a soon-to-be murdered millionaire. Rains is the indulgent and advising guardian angel. A lovely fantasy/romance remade in 1978 as “Heaven Can Wait.” 94m/B VHS, DVD . Robert Montgomery, Claude Rains, James Gleason, Evelyn Keyes, Edward Everett Horton, Rita Johnson, John Emery; D: Alexander Hall; W: Sidney Buchman, Seton I. Miller; M: Frederick “Friedrich” Hollander. Oscars ‘41: Screenplay, Story.