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Defending Your Life (1991)

PG 03/22/1991 (US) ComedyFantasyRomance 1h 52m

The first true story of what happens after you die.


In an afterlife resembling the present-day US, people must prove their worth by showing in court how they have demonstrated courage.

  1. Albert Brooks

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Albert Brooks

    Albert Brooks

    Daniel Miller

  2. Meryl Streep

    Meryl Streep


  3. Rip Torn

    Rip Torn

    Bob Diamond

  4. Lee Grant

    Lee Grant

    Lena Foster

  5. Michael Durrell

    Michael Durrell

    Agency Head

  6. Lillian Lehman

    Lillian Lehman

    Daniel's Judge

  7. S. Scott Bullock

    Daniel's Father

  8. Buck Henry

    Buck Henry

    Dick Stanley, Daniel's substitute attorney

  9. James Eckhouse

    James Eckhouse

    Jeep Owner

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Defending Your Life
Defending Your Life

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

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