Tag: faith-based movie review

The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry

Dustin, Albert, and Mark are twelve-year-old friends spending their summer together in a small town in 1970.  Dustin has a crush on Tanya and gets his friends to help him figure out a way to get her attention.  He is way too shy to…

Glorious

“Glorious,” is a true story about a young boy named Vince growing up in Chicago.  Tormented by a physically abusive step-father, Vince looks elsewhere for a family connection and ends up as a gang member at the age of twelve.  Older gang members let…

The Longest Journey

Huntington’s disease has been described as a culmination of Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and ALS; all formidable challenges on their own.  In addition, Huntington’s often develops in younger people who are in the prime of their life.  “The Longest Journey,” is a documentary about Sharon Shaffer…

Faith’s Song

Faith is a talented teenage singer who solos in the church choir.  She has two loving parents and lots of close friends.  Faith is living a joyful life until the tragic death of her parents in a car crash.  Now she has to leave…

Two Steps from Hope

This film was written and produced by Jr. High and High School students from Indiana, assisted by filmmaker George Johnson.  This was a church sponsored summer project with the goal of communicating the Gospel through film.  With that in mind, the result is awesome!…

Fireproof

“Fireproof” is the story of a fire captain, Caleb, who is struggling through a difficult marriage.  Caleb and his wife Catherine are constantly arguing and have become distant living separate lives while living in the same house.  A major point of concern for Catherine…

Eternal Salvation

This is the story of an extraordinarily successful investment banker, Jonathan Wright, who is promoted to Senior Vice President of business relations for a major banking firm.  His future looks bright until he suddenly collapses on the golf course due to a serious brain…

The Resurrection of Gavin Stone

“The Resurrection of Gavin Stone” is the story of a popular child television star who grows up to be a wild partier going in and out of rehab and having a hard time finding acting work.  After one particularly crazy night of hotel destruction,…

Greater

“Greater” is the true story of a young man, Brandon Burlsworth, who goes against all odds to become an NFL football player.  The film opens on Brandon’s funeral and continues by going back in time to tell his story.  As a young boy Brandon…

Same Kind of Different as Me

This is the true story of Ron Hall who is a wealthy art dealer in Texas focused on making lots of money and living a comfortable life.  He’s not overly concerned about those less fortunate than himself until some trouble in his marriage to…