ôThis story has incredible intrigue and emotional power.ö
--Randall Wallace, Director Heaven Is for Real, We Were Soldiers, and Secretariat
ôDo you remember the hospital, Colton?ö Sonja said.ôYes, mommy, I remember,ö he said. ôThatÆs where the angels sang to me.ö
When four-year-old Colton Burpo made it through an emergency appendectomy his family was overjoyed at his miraculous survival. What they weren't expecting, though, was the story that emerged in the following monthsùa story as beautiful as it was extraordinary, detailing their little boyÆs trip to heaven and back.
This true story, retold by his father but using ColtonÆs uniquely simple words, offers a glimpse of the world that awaits us, where as Colton says, ôNobody is old and nobody wears glasses.ö
Heaven is for Real will forever change the way you think of eternity, offering the chance to see, and believe like a child.
Bonus material in this special movie edition includes:
- Photos from the movie set
- Updates from father, Todd, and son, Colton, on recent events including the making-of-the-movie experience
- ôFrom the Setö Q&AÆs with the movieÆs filmmakers and actors