John Travolta literally spreads his wings in this tale of a slightly sinful, cookie-scented archangel plopped down in Iowa to rekindle a little human faith. The cocky cherub's mission of healing frequently takes a back seat to his delight in such earthly pleasures as dancing, smoking, and drinking, but ultimately his divine duty wins out.
Pros: Somewhat funny, somewhat sad Cons: ........ Not what you would expect an angel to be, but I guess what I hope they will be - understanding, life like and just a tad bit ornery. Michael is the story of an angel on Earth that is having just a little too much fun. Called by his landlady (Jean Stapleton), two tabloid reporters (William Hurt and Robert Pastorelli) come to the end of the earth, Stubbs, Iowa, to view this miracle. … more