Stairway to Heaven (A Matter of Life and Death) - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Stairway to Heaven (A Matter of Life and Death) Reviews

October 5, 2018
Roger Livesey is tremendous as Niven's formidable doctor - and heavenly advocate.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
September 27, 2018
Typically for this team, the script champions individual rights over nationalist prejudices that endure beyond the grave.
December 29, 2017
Bursts with tantalizing ideas, surprising connections, suggestive flights of fancy.
December 8, 2017
A Matter of Life and Death is the utterly unique, enduringly rich and strange romantic fantasia from Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
December 7, 2017
It's basically an intellectual battle, held in an amphitheatre as large as a galaxy, about the right to life and the inherent tensions in US-UK political relations. In other words, essential viewing.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Top Critic
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
January 1, 2000
What today's audiences will find amazing is the sheer energy of its invention.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4