A Little Bit of Heaven

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Bizarre combo of terminal cancer weepy and sexy romcom.

PG-13 2012 90 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 1 review

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age 15+

Unrealistic

I'm only 15 minutes into this film and already I see a problem. I have no idea why Marley is hallucinating or dying or whatever during her colonoscopy. She's under conscious sedation, that's how it's done, and Versed (midazolam) is the drug of choice. There's no reason for her to be waking up when it's over because she was never asleep to begin with. This just doesn't happen. I've assisted at colonoscopies. I'll watch the rest of this, but I'm already disappointed at the unnecessary and very unrealistic drama.

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