Groberg about his experience as a missionary in the polynesian nation of tonga in the 1950s as a boy who grew up in the potato fields of idaho, john christopher gorham never expected to travel to such a foreign locale and teach them about his faith. Its a movie that presents faithbased themes and values, and mormon values in particular. Groberg returns to tonga in the decade of 1960 with his wife and five young daughters. The other side of heaven is a near true account of some of his experiences as a young green mormon missionary to tonga in the 1950s. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing the other side of heaven near you.
Literally made tongans look like savages who needed to be saved by a white savior. The other side of heaven also did a good job at portraying what it is like for a person from a different culture and lifestyle clashing with a new culture for the first time. Also sign me up for fanmail to get updates on all things movies. Fire of faith 1 hours and 57 minutes movie 2019 missionary john h. After i wrote my first response, i remembered a famous phrase, the sweetest music this side of heaven. This side of heaven is a musical album of courage of lassie. Groberg was a member of the first quorum of the seventy of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints when this devotional was given at brigham young university on 4 december 2001. The other side of heaven preaches to the converted. Eye of the storm, al otro lado del cielo, kolipoki.
When 19yearold john groberg gorham is sent on a threeyear mission to. Wrong side of heaven five finger death punch letras. Fire of faith continues the epic true saga of elder john h. The other side of heaven is a 2002 movie based on the book by mormon leader john h. Im not defending downward descending falling further and further away im closer everyday. Gwen godwyn is a scholar with a gift for languages who spends.
John groberg, a farm kid from idaho falls, crosses an ocean to become a missionary in the remote and exotic tongan islands during the 1950s. Johns attempts to win the natives to mormonism are opposed by the native christian pastor, who even sends thugs to beat him up. With christopher gorham, natalie medlock, ben baker, alex tarrant. Christopher gorham, anne hathaway, joe folau, miriama smith, whetu fala, alvin fitisemanu, peter saena brown.
Just getting to tonga is fraught with danger and unbelievable obstacles. The other side of heaven 2 english full movie torrent download. With christopher gorham, anne hathaway, joe folau, nathaniel lees. Groberg as a young man sent to the kingdom of tonga in the 1950s. Molen, who won an academy award in 1993 for his work on the film schindlers list. Groberg returns to tonga in the 1960s with his wife and their five young daughters. The other side of heaven full movie video dailymotion. The official film site for the other side of heaven states that this film is only a mormon movie in the sense that the main character in the film is a member of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. Watch the other side of heaven online 2002 movie yidio. It is the third single from the album, and is the nineteenth single overall from. Elder groberg shows us through his experiences the true meaning of hope an faith, and exactly how they are. A young man from idaho finds himself in a beautiful but dangerous land in the south pacific as he follows his faith and tries to spread it to others in this adventuredrama, based on a true story. When john groberg is sent on a threeyear mission to tonga, he has no idea what hes getting into. The other side of heaven 2001 financial information.
Met christopher gorham, natalie medlock en russell dixon. Posted by the other side of darkness today as i write this it is a high satanic ritual day, and i am once again reminded of the detrimental effects these days have. The other side of heaven is a movie that shows the strength of human spirits amidst trials. Walt disney home entertainment presents the other side of heaven, a thrilling and epic adventure starring anne hathaway the princess diaries and christopher gorham tvs felicity. When their sixth child is born with a serious illness, the grobergs face their ultimate test of faith, only to find themselves surrounded by the love and prayers of thousands of tongans. We glimpse johns family and home life while playing in a dance band at brigham young university, his mission call and then his new life, teaching the gospel message to a people whose language. The lead character preaches charity, abstinence, and sobriety, and is also shown living these values through his actions.
I love you so ill try to get ya i miss me, i miss you but the dancefloors right here so make it in this room to be a fly disguising the truth behind, ill try girl we can bell, dancing so well girl lets try, heavens on the other side girl lets fight cause heavens on the other side i know we dont be alone when baby and sweetheart area lone my angel lets both, just fly away so tired. Missing it makes everything meaningless, including life. The other side of heaven by mitch davis christopher. The film stars christopher gorham as john groberg and anne hathaway as jean groberg nee sabin the film showcases elder grobergs experiences as a missionary of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints lds church in. Parents need to know that the other side of heaven is a 2001 drama based on the memoir of a young mormon man who works as a missionary in the tongan islands in the 1950s. The other side of heaven is the story of john groberg, a mormon from idaho, and his adventures in tonga. The other side of heaven where to stream and watch decider. This phrase was the logo an identifying statement of a famous world war ii era canadian band, guy lombardo and his royal canadians. They actually worked out of new york city and apparantly were quite famous on the radio.
Groberg returns to tonga in the 1960s with his wife and five small daughters. Financial analysis of the other side of heaven 2001 including budget, domestic and international box office gross, dvd and bluray sales reports, total earnings and profitability. If you want to start a main theothersideofheaven page, just click the edit button above. The film was not produced, funded or endorsed in any way by that church. The other side of heaven 2001 mitch davis synopsis. This film demonstrates one example of how understanding and respect develops. The other side of heaven, by the fabulous writing duo of morgan oneill, explores the era of medieval italynot often the subject of a romance novel. The things that happened to the main character, elder groberg, while getting to know the people from the new culture are very similar to others who have done the same. It shows the struggles of an american who was chosen to travel to tonga, a polynesian island, to be a mormon missionary, and spread its teachings. The other side of heaven is a 2001 american adventure drama film written and directed by mitch davis, based on john h.
This side of heaven is a 1934 american precode drama film directed by william k. The other side of heaven is een amerikaanse speelfilm uit 2001, geregisseerd door mitch davis. Movies dont get much more wholesome and earnest than the other side of heaven, a handsomely mounted but emptyheaded drama that attempts to do for freshfaced mormon missionaries what top gun did for cocky fighter pilots. The legend of tarzan, daniel radcliffes corpse, my blind brother, and more. The other side of heaven tells the story of a mormon missionary, john groberg, who is sent to a south pacific island. Not understanding the language, and lonely for his fiancee jean, john faces suspicion, distrust, typhoons, tidal waves, mosquitoes, and other perils. John groberg, a farm kid from idaho falls, crosses an ocean to. John performs several alleged miracles which, like the gospel john warn, mock and diminish the true. The film stars christopher gorham as john groberg and anne hathaway as jean groberg nee sabin. Total number of members who have this title in their. If one learns that language, he can speak to every heart. When his sixth child is born with a serious illness, the grobergs face their. Howard, written by zelda sears, eve greene, edgar allan woolf and florence ryerson, and starring lionel barrymore, fay bainter, mae clarke, tom brown and una merkel.
Groberg, found in his popular book in the eye of the storm, can be enjoyed as a major motion picture and now, for the first time, in the eye of the storm will be available in paperback retitled the other side of heaven this firstperson account tells the fascinating story of the three years he spent on the islands in the south pacific amidst a kindly. I spoke to god today, and she said that shes ashamed what have i become, what have i done. The history is so rich, you feel like a part of it. Arms wide open, i stand alone im no hero, and im not made of stone right or wrong, i can hardly tell im on the wrong side of heaven, and the righteous side of hell im on the wrong side of heaven, and the righteous side, the righteous side of hell. Get your kindle here, or download a free kindle reading app. Starring christopher gorham and anne hathaway, the other side of heaven is based on the reallife experiences of john h. Sometimes god calms the storm and sometimes he calms his child. Wrong side of heaven is a single by american heavy metal band five finger death punch from their fourth studio album, the wrong side of heaven and the righteous side of hell, volume 1. The other side of heaven is the latest film from producer gerald r. He leaves behind a loving family and the true love of his life, jean.
The other side of darkness my journey into the light. The other side of heaven 2001 yify download movie torrent. I spoke to the devil today, and he swears hes not to blame and i understood, cause i feel the same. In 1953, john groberg christopher gorham is a 19yearold student at brigham young university. Review by captain hook back in 1953, a year before 20,000 leagues under the sea hit theaters, a young man named john groberg christopher gorham was called on a mission for his church to go to the distant island cluster of tonga the film the other side of heaven chronicles johns obstacles while he tries to teach the natives for three hard years.831 1253 1331 656 1353 75 1405 104 724 390 18 456 146 1015 681 986 83 279 510 349 790 154 1563 869 394 1578 1386 246 114 147 1374 576 142 1427 1084 31 4 1373 1499 1082 949