"Grace Unplugged" starring James Denton, A.J. Michaelka and Kevin Pollak is in theaters Friday offering a quality faith-based film to families everywhere with its theatrical release.
Written and directed by Brad Silverman, the movie is based on the true-life experiences of his pastor's daughter.
"Grace Unplugged" follows stubborn teen Grace who plays in worship band alongside her former rock star father Jonny when creative differences arise. Acting on bigger dreams of stardom, Grace defies her father and runs away to Los Angeles where her faith is tested. more >>
Now kids, you may not want to try some of this at home! Jeremy Lin's dad taught him everything he knows... well, maybe not everything!
Yesterday, Jeremy Lin tweeted:
Excited for the season to start! A video we shot this summer to support the @LinsanityMovie coming out Oct. 4!! [links to below video] more >>
"Linsanity" the movie opens at selected theaters this weekend (Oct. 4) and the film's promoters are having a contest to go alongside this exciting and special film.
The "Linsanity: the Movie" Facebook page writes:
How long would it take to help spread the word about #Linsanity and have a chance to win a Linsanity: the Movie DVD, t-shirt or Jeremy Lin signed poster? How about 20 seconds? more >>
In the film "Linsanity," we watch a young Jeremy Lin play basketball for his youth league, high school, and college teams, with such finesse and fluidity that his success in the NBA, even for that "Linsane" moment in New York Knicks' history, should not have come as a surprise – but it did.
The movie, which is scheduled for a limited release nationwide this weekend, also chronicles that time in February 2012, when the Knicks, while in the midst of a disappointing season, took a gamble on their backup point guard and put him on the court. "Linsanity" also displays Lin's walk in faith with Jesus Christ.
Lin scored more points in his first five NBA starts than any other player in the modern era, and "created a legitimate public frenzy in the process," describes one writer for IMDb. more >>
Kevin Reynolds will direct "Resurrection," a thriller set in the days immediately after Christ's death, the Hollywood Reporter has announced.
Reynolds, who previously directed "Waterworld" and the History Channel miniseries "Hatfield & McCoy's" will tell the story of a Roman centurion who, under orders from Pontius Pilot, must locate Christ's body and investigate alleged rumors of his resurrection.
Along the way, the agnostic centurion interacts with the Apostles and other Biblical characters, causing him to grapple with his own faith, even as he must quell an uprising in Jerusalem. more >>
Editor's Note: SPOILER ALERT
Christians who went to see Joseph Gordon-Levitt's directorial debut, "Don Jon," praised the film's message but warned Christian viewers to either not see it or to treat it with extreme caution.
"'Don Jon' says true fulfillment is found in others – it is a step towards understanding God's love for us," Paul Asay, senior associate editor for Focus on the Family's review blog, Plugged In, told The Christian Post in an interview on Monday. Despite the film's positive message, he warned Christians not to see it. more >>