‘90 Minutes in Heaven’ misses the big picture (Our grade: C-)

Eva (Kate Bosworth) and Don Piper (Hayden Christensen) in "90 Minutes in Heaven." (Quantrell Colbert/Courtesy Giving Films/TNS)

Eva (Kate Bosworth) and Don Piper (Hayden Christensen) in “90 Minutes in Heaven.” (Quantrell Colbert/Courtesy Giving Films/TNS)

Katie Walsh – Tribune News Service

Not all stories are created equal. Amazing true stories can be remarkable for their sheer wonder and seemingly unbelievable qualities — but those details might not translate into an amazing movie. This is the case with “90 Minutes in Heaven,” based on the best-selling book of the same name by Don Piper.

The film adaptation, written and directed by Michael Polish, is an all-too-faithful rendition of this spiritual tale, where minor details get mistaken for crucial moments.

» Read full review at MyStatesman.com » Find showtimes for “90 Minutes in Heaven”


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