Defending Your Life

83
  • PG
A yuppie, killed in a car accident, finds himself in Judgement City where he must defend his sometimes less-than-meaningful life in order to go on to heaven with the saintly woman he has fallen in love with.
Available to stream, rent, or purchase on:

A yuppie, killed in a car accident, finds himself in Judgement City where he must defend his sometimes less-than-meaningful life in order to go on to heaven with the saintly woman he has fallen in love with.

Original Release

03/22/1991

US Release

03/22/1991

Links

Cast

Albert Brooks Daniel Miller
Buck Henry Dick Stanley
Lee Grant Lena Foster
Meryl Streep Julia
Rip Torn Bob Diamond
Michael Durrell Agency Head
George D. Wallace Daniel's Judge
Lillian Lehman Daniel's Judge
S. Scott Bullock Daniel's Father
James Eckhouse Jeep Owner
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Albert Brooks

Writers

Albert Brooks

Cast

Albert Brooks Daniel Miller
Buck Henry Dick Stanley
Lee Grant Lena Foster
Meryl Streep Julia
Rip Torn Bob Diamond
Michael Durrell Agency Head
George D. Wallace Daniel's Judge
Lillian Lehman Daniel's Judge
S. Scott Bullock Daniel's Father
James Eckhouse Jeep Owner
Noley Thornton Victorian Girl
Shirley MacLaine Shirley MacLaine
Mary Pat Gleason Waitress
Maxine Elliott Hicks Elderly Woman on Tram
Roger Behr Comedian
Alex Sheafe Martin
Ethan Embry Steve
Robert Gatewood Afterlife traveler
Douglas M. Nelson Tram Attendee
John Michael Quinn Man in Heaven

Producers

Herb Nanas Executive Producer
Michael Grillo Producer
Robert Grand Producer

Editors

David Finfer

Ouch! Looks like something broke. Try reloading this page. 🗙