PG-13 | | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
An angel tires of overseeing human activity and wishes to become human when he falls in love with a mortal.
Was #7 on Roger Ebert's list of the Best Films of 1988.
When the child was a child, it walked with its arms swinging. It wanted the stream to be a river, the river a torrent, and this puddle to be the sea. When the child was a child, it didn't know it was a child. Everything was full of life, and all ...
After Damiel becomes human, he buys a cup of coffee at a food stand. The proprietor pours coffee into a plastic cup, and Damiel immediately takes a large gulp - neither of which would be possible if the coffee were hot, as it would be if it were freshly poured.
Dedicated to all the former angels, but especially to Yasujiro, François and Andrej.
German, English, French, Turkish, Hebrew, Spanish, Japanese
$3,806,540 (USA) (18 September 1998)
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