Down to Earth

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  • PG-13
Down to Earth is a 2001 comedy film directed by Chris and Paul Weitz and written by Chris Rock and Louis C.K. It is the third film adaptation based on Harry Segall's stageplay Heaven Can Wait, preceded by Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941) and Heaven Can Wait (1978). read more
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Down to Earth is a 2001 comedy film directed by Chris and Paul Weitz and written by Chris Rock and Louis C.K. It is the third film adaptation based on Harry Segall's stageplay Heaven Can Wait, preceded by Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941) and Heaven Can Wait (1978). The film stars Chris Rock as Lance Barton, a comedian who is killed before his time on Earth is through. He is given another chance to continue his life, but in the body of an elderly rich white man.

Original Release

02/16/2001

US Release

02/16/2001

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Cast

Chris Rock Lance Barton
Regina King Sontee Jenkins
Chazz Palminteri King
Eugene Levy Keyes
Frankie Faison Whitney Daniels
Greg Germann Sklar
Jennifer Coolidge Mrs. Wellington
Wanda Sykes Wanda
John Cho Phil Quon
Mario Joyner Apollo M.C.
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz

Writers

Louis C.K., Ali LeRoi, Chris Rock, Elaine May, Warren Beatty, Lance Crouther

Cast

Chris Rock Lance Barton
Regina King Sontee Jenkins
Chazz Palminteri King
Eugene Levy Keyes
Frankie Faison Whitney Daniels
Greg Germann Sklar
Jennifer Coolidge Mrs. Wellington
Wanda Sykes Wanda
John Cho Phil Quon
Mario Joyner Apollo M.C.
Bryetta Calloway Gospel Singer
Martha Chaves Rosa
Brian Rhodes Charles Wellington, III
Herb Lovelle Trashman
Mark Addy Cisco
Jimmy DellaValle Hot Dog Vendor
Brother Eden Douglas Crutchey Crutch
Frank Falcone Neanderthal man
Darryl Reuben Hall Hospital Patient
Davell j Owens Car Driver

Producers

Barry M. Berg Executive Producer
Chris Rock Executive Producer
Sean Daniel Producer
James Jacks Producer
Ali LeRoi Producer
Priscilla Nedd-Friendly Producer
Michael Rotenberg Producer

Editors

Priscilla Nedd-Friendly

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