Henry Poole Is Here

Henry Poole Is Here

DVD - 2008
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When Henry discovers that he has only six weeks to live, he plans to spend his last days in seclusion. But when a miracle transforms his life, his neighbors disrupt his plan and make it much harder to live his remaining days in quiet desperation.
Publisher: [Englewood, Colo.] : Starz Home Entertainment, 2008
Edition: Fullscreen ed
Branch Call Number: DVD COMEDY HEN
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in


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Jan 13, 2015

This turned out to be a good movie. Nothing amazing about this movie but overall just a good movie. Worth the watch.

Oct 22, 2014

Slooow. Boring. Pointless. Far from inspiring or spiritual.

Jun 06, 2014

Sweet, but lacks a point, really.

kevfarley Dec 18, 2013

The good acting made this film more interesting on the (unintentional) second viewing ! The story is still 'not so much',.. but I already expected this. Also the director/writer commentary is sincerely informative, and possibly useful to budding film-makers

Feb 24, 2013

one of my favorite movies- did not get the attention it deserves!

Jan 20, 2013

I loved it. Yes, it was quirky, but it was very funny at times and also incredible heartwarming too. It brought me to tears more than once. I loved the cinematography and music.

carolineno1971 Jun 18, 2012

I found this rather sophomoric, and only gave it 2 stars because of the soundtrack and Luke Wilson's performance. It's too bad, as I really enjoyed "I Melt With You" and "The Mothman Prophecies" (other films directed by Mark Pellinton)

Jan 24, 2011

Very surprising movie about a man and the news he received which made he believe his days are numbered. He goes back to the neighborhood where he grew up bitter and ready to give up on life. His stucco home holds a secret. The face of Jesus is stained on the back of his house. He comes across a neighbor with faith and a few possible miracles. I loved this movie!

Ruey Peter Pal
Apr 25, 2010

this film is kind of boring a times and you seem to know what is going to happen.

Mar 16, 2010

A bunch of bible nuts harassing a neighbour next door... who is btw a grown-up man still whining about his childhood. After a bit of god's wrath in the form of collapsing wall, he's healed. Bleh.

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