Just Like Heaven: Less than Stellar

At the beginning of Just Like Heaven, Dr. Elizabeth Masterson (Reese Witherspoon) discovers that she is about to become chief resident at her hospital. She climbs into her car after a 26 hour shift, after tearing herself away from the patients who need her so. In her mixture of exhaustion and jubilation, she drives her car into an oncoming truck.While this is a tidy beginning for a romantic comedy about a spirit and recent widower David (Mark Ruffalo), it also makes for an apt foreshadowing of the movie itself.

We get to know David, the goodhearted but troubled guy who can

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